8Feb 16, 1999
Size of the Federal Government
Mr. Light discussed news stories and his study on the real size of the federal government. He talked about the actual number of people who work for the government. He responded to ...
42Jun 15, 1998
Beyond Attack Ads and Sound Bites
Representatives from local and national television networks and the Democratic and Republican parties talked about political strategies and campaigns. They talked about campaign commercials and ...
35Mar 18, 1998
Executive Branch Temporary Appointments
Committee members heard testimony from other senators on greater enforcement of the Vacancies Act, which was last amended in 1988. The act requires temporary executive branch appointments to serve ...
6Mar 9, 1998
Confidence in Government
Senator Thompson spoke about public concerns about governmental inefficiency and the ethics of elected officials. He stated that Congress has instituted reforms in how the federal government ...
12Jun 6, 1997
Money and Politics Survey
The Center for Responsive Politics released a survey on money and politics which was conducted by Princeton Survey Research Associates. Mr. Cooper highlighted the results, which he said ...