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The art of legislative politics

by Tom Loftus

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Published by Congressional Quarterly Press in Washington, D.C .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States,
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Wisconsin. Legislature.,
    • Legislative bodies -- United States -- States.,
    • State governments -- United States.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references and index.

      StatementTom Loftus.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsJK2488 .L64 1994
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxiii, 179 p. :
      Number of Pages179
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1095120M
      ISBN 100871879816, 0871879808
      LC Control Number94019620

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