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Congress A to Z

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  • Format Books
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  • Publication
    • Fifth edition
    • Washington, DC : CQ Press, [2008]
    • ©2008
  • Series
  • Physical Details
    • xxxiv, 704 pages : illustrations, maps ; 25 cm
  • ISBNs 0872895580, 9781483300498, 1604267046, 9781782681441, 9781604267044, 9780872895584, 1782681442, 1483300498
  • OCLC ocn213408577, ocn655241436

Notes

  • "CQ Press, a Division of Congressional Quarterly Inc."
  • Includes bibliographical references (pages 663-672) and index.

Contents

  • Preface -- Historic milestones -- [Entries A to Z] -- The government of the United States -- U.S. House of Representatives -- U.S. Senate -- U.S. presidents and vice presidents -- Sessions of the U.S. Congress, 1789-2007 -- Political party affiliations in Congress and the presidency, 1789-2007 -- Party leadership in Congress, 1977-2007 -- Congressional committee chairs since 1947 -- Extraordinary sessions of Congress since 1797 -- How a bill becomes a law -- Writing to a member of Congress -- Map of Capitol Hill -- Capital attractions -- Congressional information on the Internet
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