Includes bibliographical references.
|Statement||Congress of the United States, Republican Conference, House of Representatives, Committee on Planning and Research.|
|Contributions||Republican Conference, House of Representatives. Committee on Planning and Research., United States. Congress. House.|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||ii, 22 p.,  p. of plates :|
|Number of Pages||22|
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