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What should be the energy policy of the United States?

What should be the energy policy of the United States?

National debate topic for high schools, 1978-1979, pursuant to Public law 88-246

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      Bibliography: p. 492-510.

      Statementcompiled by the Congressional Research Service, Library of Congress.
      SeriesDocument - 95th Congress, 2d session, Senate ;, no. 95-116, Senate document (United States. Congress. Senate) ;, no. 95-116.
      ContributionsLibrary of Congress. Congressional Research Service.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHD9502.U52 W48
      The Physical Object
      Paginationix, 518 p. :
      Number of Pages518
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4238988M
      LC Control Number80603542

      The United States of America foreign policy on El Salvador is best explained by President Obama’s approach on Latin America where the United States is focused on economic growth and equality, energy and climate control, and regional and citizen security (Foreign Policy, ).


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