TITLE

Moving Target

AUTHOR(S)
Cohn, Peter
PUB. DATE
February 2006
SOURCE
National Journal;2/11/2006, Vol. 38 Issue 6, p60
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the condition of earmarks on appropriations bills in the U.S. in 2006. It provides the criticisms received by the earmarks. An argument presented by critics that earmarks affect the federal budget is cited. It also states the challenges to measuring the earmarks.
ACCESSION #
19847492

 

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