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The Culture of Spending: Why Congress Lives Beyond Our Means Hardcover – June, 1991

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In this well-researched and stimulating book, Payne demonstrates that in the legislative environment vastly more people call for increasing government spending than for decreasing it. He states that a "culture of spending" has thus developed in which Congress is persuaded through this imbalance that there is a need to expand federal programs. However, by focusing on just one of the motivations for spending, Payne does not present a comprehensive review of the situation. His somewhat academic writing style will also limit the potential audience. A worthwhile but optional purchase.
- Mark Guyer, Stark Cty. Dist. Lib., Canton, Ohio
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Product Details

  • Hardcover: 225 pages
  • Publisher: Ics Pr (June 1991)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 1558151346
  • ISBN-13: 978-1558151345
  • Product Dimensions: 1 x 6.5 x 9.8 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 1.2 pounds
  • Average Customer Review: 5.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (2 customer reviews)
  • Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #3,059,210 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)

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