Congress and the budget
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Congress and the budget evaluating the process by Eugene J. McAllister

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Published by Heritage Foundation in [Washington] .
Written in English



  • United States.


  • United States. Congress.,
  • Budget -- United States.,
  • Executive impoundment of appropriated funds -- United States.

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references.

StatementEugene J. McAllister.
SeriesCritical issues,, Critical issues (Washington, D.C.)
LC ClassificationsHJ2052 .M3
The Physical Object
Paginationv, 46 p. ;
Number of Pages46
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4401420M
LC Control Number79002471

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