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Regulation of Lobbying Act—Continued

Delegations coming to Washington..
Earlier legislation and bills.
Enforcement of..
Evaluation by Attorney General.-
Former Members of Congress registered.
Forms for registration.
General.
Geographical distribution of registrants -
Incidental purpose of organization.
Influencing Federal agencies and officials.
Influencing legislation..
Lobbying by Government agencies
Lobbying by State officials.
Number of registrants.
Part-time lobbying-
Pending cases.
Pressure groups.
Principal purpose.
Publishing of information on forms.
Radio, exemption of
Registration under.
Right of petition..
State laws regulating lobbying-
Statements of expenditures -
Status of lobbying in a democracy
Tax-exempt organizations.

Women registered.
Relevancy, rule of..
Reorganization of executive branch.
Restrictions in appropriation bills.-
Retirement benefits for legislative employees.
Retirement pay for Members of Congress-
Riders, elimination of...
Rotation of chairmanships.
Rules of procedure.-
Rules, Senate, enforcement of_

98
109, 263

109

101

98, 102
67, 69, 83, 88, 122, 146, 200

102
105

110
91, 96, 103, 106

94

95
98, 100, 122
93, 100, 107

92

111
89, 91, 93, 108

109

110
98, 100, 108

95, 96
111, 114
99, 109

111
103, 107

102

191
155, 173

86
260

47
45, 258

50
61
190

86

64

S
Salaries of Members of Congress -

47, 67, 146
Select committees..

61, 69, 77, 81, 118, 123, 143, 147, 155, 183
Senate, admission of public to sessions.

226
Senate Joint Resolution 182.

167
Seniority rule.

46, 50, 51, 61, 70, 71, 88, 126, 148, 169, 184, 259
Sessions of Houses, daily -

139, 154, 255
Shall We Broadcast Congress?-

240
Show-case accounting-
Size of committees -
Southern States and the Reporting of Debates, the..-

226
Special committees

61, 69, 77, 81, 118, 123, 143, 147, 155, 183, 200
Staffing of committees -

44, 50, 54, 60,
69, 84, 86, 119, 120, 129, 135, 142, 144, 149, 157, 158, 189, 200
Staffing of executive agencies

217, 219
Standing committees. (See Committees.)
Stenographic pool.

61, 69
Strengthening the Congress.

38
Strengthening the Congress-A Progress Report.-

40
Subcommittees, function of_

57, 63
Increase in number of...

57, 62, 81, 118, 125, 199
Surveillance of executive branch by committees

84, 121, 132, 146, 148, 151, 159, 200

54,

T

Tennessee Valley Authority.
Tort Claims Act, Federal.
Treaty power, Senate control over.

134, 218
67, 82, 145, 146, 254

176

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Washington Post, editorials...

204
Witnesses before committees:
Filing of statements in advance.

123, 147
Status of..

189, 201, 204
Time accorded to...

201
Work load of committees.

· 63, 69, 120, 139, 145
Work load of members --

33,
47, 120, 137, 139, 145, 154, 160, 170, 180, 185, 203, 253, 263

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Committees—Continued

Investigations. (See Investigations, congressional, this index.) Page
Joint..

82, 118, 144, 155, 168
Jurisdiction of...-

34, 69, 80, 118, 124, 129, 144, 149, 158, 199
Membership on.

148
Meetings, central scheduling of..

138, 254
Periodic --

52, 144
Offices and records -

144, 169, 183, 190
Party representation on.

35, 63, 140, 182
Quorum

255
Proxy voting--

225
Realinement of.

80, 118, 143
Reduction in number.

40, 57, 80, 118, 139, 143, 156, 199, 253
Reports ..

183
Seniority system. (See Seniority rule, this index.)
Size of

64, 139
Special and select..

61, 69, 77, 81, 118, 123, 143, 147, 155, 200
Staffs..

44, 50, 54, 66,
69, 84, 86, 119, 120, 129, 135, 142, 144, 149, 157, 158, 189, 200, 262
Subcommittees. (See Subcommittees, this index.)
Surveillance of executive branch by---

54,

84, 21, 132, 146, 148, 151, 159, 200
Witnesses, filing of advance statements..

123, 147
Status of.

189, 201, 204
Time accorded to.--

201
Work...

33
Comptroller General, expenditure analysis by

86, 123, 147, 152, 217
Congress, control over executive branch..

173
Control over fiscal policy--

54,
84, 135, 136, 152, 161, 174, 178, 218, 256, 263
Control over tariffs and foreign trade..

174
Joint Committee on Organization of----

145, 151
"Congress at the Crossroads".

247
Congressional investigations...

69,

76, 82, 118, 144, 148, 156, 157, 205, 254
Congressional Record, improvement in

83, 121, 146
Congressional salaries..

47, 67, 146
Contested-election cases, reports on..

'123, 147

69,

D
Daily Digest, Congressional Record...
Deficiency appropriations..
“Democracy on the Air,” article.-
District of Columbia, authority of Congress over.------

83, 121, 146

86

238
61, 69, 87, 137, 154,200

E

35, 68

Economic Report, Joint Committee on.
Electric voting machines.-

137, 154, 259
England, broadcasting proceedings of Parliament.

252
Even division of Senate..

65, 69, 71
Expenditure analysis by Comptroller General...

69, 86, 123, 147
Expenditures in the Executive Departments, Committees on..

76,

121, 133, 169, 216

F
Federal Public Housing Authority.

178
Federal Tort Claims Act.

67, 82, 120, 122, 145, 146, 254
Filibuster, elimination of

44, 50, 61, 70, 88, 138, 154, 188, 190
Finance, Committee on..

34
Fiscal control by Congress-

54,
84, 135, 136, 152, 161, 174, 178, 218, 256,

263
Fiscal policy -
Floor procedure

154
Foreign policy---

176
Formal inquiries into basic national affairs.-

46

48, 50

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Immigration bills, private..

83, 137, 154
Internal Revenue Taxation, Joint Committee on.

221
Investigations, congressional..

69, 76, 82, 118, 144, 148, 156, 157, 204, 254

J

Joint Commission on Organization of the Congress-

145, 151
Joint Committee on Atomic Energy-

133
Joint Committee on the Economic Report-

35, 68
Joint Committee on Reduction of Nonessential Federal Expenditures..

124, 148
Joint committees.

82, 118, 144, 155, 168
Joint hearings---

168, 183
Joint Legislative Executive Council.

61, 66, 69, 84, 136, 151, 259
Journal of Southern History -

226
Judiciary, Committee on the..

253
Jurisdiction of committees--

34, 69, 80, 118, 124, 129, 144, 149, 158.

L
Labor and Public Welfare, Committees on..

34
LaFollette-Monroney Act. (See Legislative Reorganization Act.)
LaFollette-Monroney Committee.

145, 151
League of Women Voters.

199, 201
Legislative budget.

34, 37, 48, 67, 69, 73,
85, 123, 124, 136, 147, 152, 161, 183, 215, 252, 256, 258, 262
Legislative Counsel, Office of...

67, 82, 119, 123, 144, 147
Legislative employees, retirement benefits for.

260
Legislative-Executive Council..

61, 66, 69, 84, 136, 151, 259
Legislative program.-

152:
Legislative Reference Service---

50, 67, 82, 119, 123, 145, 147, 200
Legislative Reorganization Act of 1946, amendment of 73, 122, 142, 146, 253

General effectiveness.. 60, 62, 73, 80, 118, 122, 141, 143, 146, 160, 181, 203
Text..

2
Legislative veto-

44
“Let Us Put Congress on the Air,” article-

240
Liaison, legislative-executive.

259
Liaison offices, departmental..

135, 151
Liberty Magazine, article----

240
Limitation of debate in Senate.

44, 50, 61, 70, 138, 154, 188, 190
Lippman, Walter, article by -

176
Lobbying Act, regulation of. (For specific provisions, see Regulation of
Lobbying Act, this index.)
General..

67, 69, 83, 88, 121, 146, 200

M

Majority Policy Committee----- 38, 41, 50, 61, 66, 69, 83, 118, 144, 152, 182,202
Management studies of executive branch.

217, 219
Maritime Commission...

178
Marshall plan----

171
Members of Congress, additional help for--

43
Appearance in support of individual claims and complaint-

264
Merit system for congressional employees --

259
Minority Policy Committee -- 38, 41, 50, 61, 66, 69, 83, 119, 144, 152, 182, 202
Motion pictures of sessions and hearings..

195, 199

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