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HARVARD GROWS UP.

Publication Type: Periodical

Source(s): New Republic. 9/8/86, Vol. 195 Issue 10, p15-17. 3p.

Abstract: Focuses on Harvard University in Cambridge, Massachusetts, which is celebrating its 350th anniversary. Percentage of the university's budget that comes from government contracts; Information about the administration of the university; Duties of profess...

MONEY MELTDOWN.

Publication Type: Periodical

Source(s): New Republic. 8/29/83, Vol. 189 Issue 9, p11-13. 3p.

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Abstract: Reports on a municipal bond default regarding the nuclear construction plants belonging to Washington Public Power Supply System. Impact of this municipal bond default on the U.S. nuclear industry; Discussion on the cause of this default; Controversy o...

TOUGH ENOUGH.

Publication Type: Periodical

Source(s): New Republic. 4/25/94, Vol. 210 Issue 17, p22-25. 3p.

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Abstract: Discusses the efforts of U.S. President Bill Clinton to draft a welfare reform proposal in 1994. Reason behind his decision to exclude welfare reform from his five-year budget plan; Status of the research on the feasibility of a welfare reform initiat...

SAVAGE EQUALITIES.

Publication Type: Periodical

Source(s): New Republic. 12/16/91, Vol. 205 Issue 25, p18-20. 3p. 1 Black and White Photograph.

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Abstract: Focuses on "Savage Inequalities" author Jonathan Kozol's assessment of unequal spending among U.S. public schools in his book. Rationale for equal spending; California's experience in equalizing school spending; Impact of equalization on local incentiv...

RAINSY DAY.

Publication Type: Periodical

Source(s): New Republic. 1/8/96-1/15/96, Vol. 214 Issue 2/3, p22-24. 3p.

Abstract: Discusses the suspension of former Cambodian Finance Minister Sam Rainsy from the cabinet system in October 1994. Historical background on the state's democracy; Measures proposed by Rainsy in response to government corruption; Remarks of Rainsy on hi...

IT'S CHRISTMAS: LET'S MEANS-TEST!

Publication Type: Periodical

Source(s): New Republic. 1/8/96-1/15/96, Vol. 214 Issue 2/3, p28-30. 3p.

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Abstract: Addresses the opposition of the Democratic Party to the use of means-test programs for federal spending in the U.S. Argument of Alicia Munnell, member of the Council of Economic Advisers, against means-testing; Way of maintaining universal entitlement...

THE WAY WE WEREN'T.

Publication Type: Periodical

Source(s): New Republic. 7/31/95, Vol. 213 Issue 5, p15-18. 3p.

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Abstract: Presents an article about the flaws of the budget plan proposed by U.S. President Bill Clinton in 1995. Discussion of the weak points of the plan; Influence of Republican political leaders on the economic proposal of the president in 1993; Impact of t...

AIDS HOPE.

Publication Type: Periodical

Source(s): New Republic. 4/3/95, Vol. 212 Issue 14, p18-20. 3p. 1 Color Photograph.

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Abstract: Calls for additional U.S. federal research funding and spending for HIV and AIDS treatment. Significance of the advances in molecular technology to AIDS treatment research; Manner in which HIV destroys the immune system; Progress in AIDS treatment res...

COMMENT.

Publication Type: Periodical

Source(s): New Republic. 12/11/71, Vol. 165 Issue 24, p5-7. 3p.

Abstract: The article presents commentary on various domestic U.S. politics as of the week of December 11, 1971. Nationwide challenges facing education finance are described, highlighting how public schools in several states are closing due to bankruptcy. Trends...

Failed Federal Housing: The US as Slumlord.

Publication Type: Periodical

Source(s): New Republic. 12/11/71, Vol. 165 Issue 24, p11-13. 3p.

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Abstract: Presents a critical appraisal of provisions for low cost housing by federal government in cities of the U.S. Information on interest-subsidy programs of the government for apartments in cities; Opinion of real estate entrepreneurs on urban housing; Ben...

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