Philadelphia City Council"s role in setting policy for spending Federal grants.

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Philadelphia (Pa.). City Council., Intergovernmental fiscal relations -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia., Grants-in-aid -- Pennsylvania -- Philadel


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SeriesReport - Pennsylvania Economy League (Eastern Division) ; no. 406, Report (Pennsylvania Economy League. Eastern Division) ;, no. 406.
LC ClassificationsHJ665 .P42 1979
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