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An Aide for the Ages

An Aide for the Ages

Author: 

Joel K. Goldstein - St. Louis University School of Law

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38

Issue: 

1

TESTAMENT Fifty years ago, it took not only great politicians like Democrat Edmund Muskie and Republican Howard Baker to get the signal pollution statutes passed by huge, bipartisan majorities, it took superb staff work. Leon G. Billings ensured the laws were powerful, implementable, enforceable — and able to adapt to new challenges.