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The Mills Committee

By: Wilbur D. Mills

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Excerpts: The congressional committee system developed its greatest structural stability in the period from the end of World War II through the 1960s. Only one standing committee was added in both the House and the Senate. With the exceptions of but two Congresses the Eightieth, 1947-1949, and the Eighty-third, 1953-1955), the Democratic Party maintained control of both Houses. Moreover, membership was extremely stable, with more than 80 percent of members reelected from...

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The Post - Reform Committee

By: Albert C. Ullman

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Excerpts: The House reforms of the 1970s opened legislative procedure to T greater participation by the rank-and-file. The autonomy and importance of standing committees were diminished somewhat as the Democratic Caucus exercised a greater role over the content and flow of legislation. The Committee on Ways and Means was particularly affected by these reforms. Wilbur Mills, its effective longtime chairman, had stepped aside, and limitations were placed upon his successor...

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Economic Report of the President

By: Ma Busha

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Excerpts: As 2004 begins, America?s economy is strong and getting stronger. Over the past several years, this Nation has faced major economic challenges resulting from the decline of the stock market beginning in early 2000, a recession that began shortly after, revelations about corporate governance scandals, slow growth among many of our major trading partners, terrorist attacks, and the war against terror, including in Afghanistan and Iraq. These challenges affected b...

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Regional Depository Meeting October 14 - 16, 2004

By: Laurie Beyer Hall

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Excerpts: The Regional Meeting is held to provide a forum for regional librarians to discuss current topics facing regional libraries in the FDLP. The format for the Regional Meeting includes brief 10-15 minute presentations prior to a breakout session for discussion with results leading to consensus on the topic. Breakouts will involve 8-10 people rotating among tables to brainstorm topics. The Master of Ceremonies for the Regional Meeting is Marianne Ryan, who will con...

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Gpo 2511 Desktop Print Order

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The Rules of the Committee on Education and the Workforce for the ...

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Excerpts: Regular meetings of the committee shall be held on the second Wednesday of each month at 9:30 a.m., while the House is in session. When the Chairman believes that the committee will not be considering any bill or resolution before the committee and that there is no other business to be transacted at a regular meeting, he will give each member of the committee, as far in advance of the day of the regular meeting as the circumstances make practicable, a written n...

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The Guidelines Best Practice for Submitting Electronic Design and ...

By: Jim Bradley

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Excerpts: The United States Government Printing Office (GPO) is dedicated to providing you, our customers, the best possible publishing product at the lowest possible price, while meeting each customer?s important deadline. To do this effectively, the GPO will develop customized solutions for meeting your publishing needs and services. These solutions will offer a fully integrated approach, including creating, packaging, disseminating, storing, preserving, and authenticating information.

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Hubble Space Telescope and the Space Shuttle Problems

By: Daniel K. Inouye

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Excerpts: Senator GORE. The subcommittee will come to order. I would like to apologize to our witnesses and our guests for the delay in starting this afternoon. As I am sure has been explained to you, we have been in a lengthier than we expected classified session on aspects of this issue which cannot for good and valid reasons be discussed fully in an open session. Other members of this subcommittee who are not with us right now did participate actively during this clas...

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Notification of Intent to Publish Form 3868

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Hear In before the Committee on Aeronautical and Space Sciences Un...

By: Richard B. Russell

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Excerpts: The committee met, pursuant to call, at 10:05 a.m., in room 1202, New Senate Office Building, the Honorable Clinton P. Anderson (chairman) presiding. Present: Senators Anderson, Symington, Stennis, Young, Holland, Smith of Maine, Curtis, Hatfield, Goltlmater, and Saxbe. James J. Gehrig, staff director; Evcrard H. Smith, Jr., Dr. Glen P. Wilson, Craig Voorhces, professional staff members; Sam Boilchard, tkssistant chief clerk; Dorialtl H. Brenan, research assist...

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Hear& before the Committee on Aeronautical and Space Sciences Unit...

By: Richard B. Russell

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Excerpts: The Chairmans: The hearing will come to order. Today the committee will continue its review of the Apollo 13 mission initiated on April 24, 1970, and will hear testimony on the findings of the Apollo 13 Review- Board and the status of the Apollo program. Dr. Thomas 0. Paine, Administrator of NASA, accompanied by NASA manned space flight officials. Dr. Dde D. Myers, Associate Administrator for Manned Space Flight, and Dr. Rocco Petrone, Apollo Program Director, ...

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Hearings Committee on Science and Astronautics U, S, House of Repr...

By: Olis E. Teague

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Excerpts: Dr. PAINEM. Chairman and members of the committee, on April 17, Dr. George Low and I established the Apollo 18 Review Board under the direction of Mr. Edgar, director of the Langley Research Center. The instructions to the board are contained in a memorandum dated April 17, and the membership of the board in a memorandum dated April 20, 1970. Which are reproduced in the summary volume of the report you have received?

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Hearings before the Subcommittee on Science, Technology, And Space...

By: W. Allen Moore

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Excerpts: The subcommittee met, pursuant to notice, at 2 p.m., in room SR-253, Russell Senate Office Building, Hon. Slade Gorton (chairman of the subcommittee) presiding. Staff members assigned to these hearings: Pete Perkins, professional staff member and Marty Kress, minority professional staff member.

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Strategy for Safely Returning Space Shuttle to Flight Status

By: George E. Brown Jr.

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Excerpts: The subcommittee met, pursuant to call, at 10 o?clock, in room 2318, Rayburn House Office Building, Hon. Bill Nelson (chairman of the subcommittee) presiding. Mr. NELSON. Good morning. The subcommittee will come to order. In the months since the Challenger accident, this subcommittee has held hearings on the budgetary and programmatic impacts of this tragedy. We?ve explored the actions of the administration and the Congress, which actions we?ll have to pursue i...

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Investigation of the Challenger Accident (Volume 1)

By: Harold P. Hanson

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Excerpts: The committee met, pursuant to notice, at 9:38 a.m., in room 2318, Rayburn House Office Building, Hon. Robert A. Roe (acting chairman of the committee) presiding. Mr. ROE [acting chairman]. Good morning, ladies and gentlemen. The House Science and Technology Committee will now convene. And, without objection, television broadcasts, radio broadcasts, still photography, or other means of coverage will be permitted during the full committee hearings this week on t...

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Investigation of the Challenger Accident (Volume 1)

By: Billy Nelson

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Excerpts: The committee met, pursuant to notice, at 9:38 a.m., in room 2318, Rayburn House Office Building, Hon. Robert A. Roe (acting chairman of the committee) presiding. Mr. ROE [acting chairman]. Good morning, ladies and gentlemen. The House Science and Technology Committee will now convene. And, without objection, television broadcasts, radio broadcasts, still photography, or other means of coverage will be permitted during the full committee hearings this week on t...

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Statement of Charles S. Locke, Chairman and Chief Executive

By: Charles S. Locke

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Excerpts: Good morning, Mr. Chairman, and members of the Committee. I am Charles S. Locke, and I am Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Morton Thiokol, Inc. Seated with me at the witness table are Ed Garrison, President of our Aerospace Group: Joe Kilminster, Division Vice President; and A1 McDonald, Director of our Solid Rocket Motor Verification Task Force. Also with us, and seated here in the front row, are Carver Kennedy, Division Vice President, and Space Booste...

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Investigation of the Challenger Accident

By: Robert A. Roe

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Excerpts: On your instructions, the staff has carefully reviewed the information made available to the Committee and prepared the necessary findings and recommendations. The task was enormous and has been done in a careful and painstaking manner. I am especially grateful to all the staff which is listed on the inside cover of the report for their professional and thorough application to this important report. We worked in a collegial manner and on a completely bipartisan...

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Investigation of the Challenger Accident

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Excerpts: On January 28, at 11:39 a.m., the Space Shuttle Challenger and its crew suffered a tragic accident during launch. That same day the House of Representatives adopted H. Res. 361 which expressed the profound sorrow of the House for the tragedy and offered condolences to the families of the Challenger crew members. During consideration of the resolution Chairman Fuqua informed the full House of Representatives that, in conformance with its oversight responsibiliti...

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Vii. Casing Joint Design

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Excerpts: The fact that the aft field joint of the right-hand Solid Rocket Booster failed at the 300 degree location is overwhelmingly supported by the evidence. Retrieval of two large pieces of the joint clearly shows that they were destroyed by the heat and velocity of the gas flame emanating from the right-hand booster. Additional supporting evidence was found by reviewing the telemetry data and the photographs taken during launch and flight.' For the purpose of redes...

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