Party, constituency, and congressional voting

a study of legislative behavior in the United States House of Representatives by W. Wayne Shannon

Publisher: Louisiana State University Press in Baton Rouge

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    • United States. Congress. House -- Voting,
    • United States -- Politics and government -- 1945-1989
    • Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p. 195-198.

      Statement[by] W. Wayne Shannon.
      SeriesLouisiana State University studies., no. 14
      LC ClassificationsJK1323 1968 .S5
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxii, 202 p.
      Number of Pages202
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      Open LibraryOL5621802M
      LC Control Number68031138

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