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Parliament and Congress

Kenneth Bradshaw

Parliament and Congress

by Kenneth Bradshaw

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Published by Quartet Books in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Originally published: Constable & Co., 1972.

StatementKenneth Bradshaw & David Pring.
ContributionsPring, David.
The Physical Object
Pagination500p. ;
Number of Pages500
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21559543M
ISBN 10070432332X

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Certain proceedings have recently taken place in the British Parliament, which possess great interest for our own Congress, and which, in the present crisis, touch us in a very sensitive point. In many ways. For a start, the executive sits in it. In the USA you have the office of the President, he technically can't even propose legislation, he needs someone from congress to do it for him and congress' approval for it to become law. H.


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