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Broken Purse Strings

Congressional Budgeting, 1974-88

Softcover Book
ISBN 9780877664246
129 pages
December 1988

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A penetrating analysis of the flaws in the federal budget process and specific recommendations for reform. These reforms include creation of a new joint budget committee in place of current separate committees, and specific mechanisms to enhance the power of the president in the congressional budgeting process.

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