The Committee on Ways and Means : a bicentennial history 1789-1989 /

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Main Author: Kennon, Donald R., 1948-
Corporate Author: United States. Congress. House. Committee on Ways and Means.
Other Authors: Rogers, Rebecca M. 1957-
Format: Book
Language:English
Series:House document (United States. Congress. House) ; 100-244.
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Table of Contents:
  • 1641-1789, Antecedents: legislative finance Committees in Great Britain and America
  • 1789-1801, Origins: the House Committee of Ways and Means
  • 1801-1829, The Jefferson Republican Committee
  • 1829-1861, Apropriations, banking, and the tariff
  • 1861-1865, financing the Civil War
  • 1865-1890, The Gilded Age Committee
  • 1890-1933, Reform and revenue
  • 1933-1959, from the New Deal to the Cold War
  • 1959-1975, the Mills Committee
  • 1975-1989, the Post-Reform Committee.