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Documentary History of the 1987 Highway Bill Veto

Large (25 MB) PDF file containing a brief narrative of the 1987 highway bill veto fight along with 321 pages of original documents detailing the behind-the-scenes debates and compromises, taken from the Reagan Library and the Center for Legislative Archives.

This file is best viewed by downloading and then opening in a PDF viewer instead of viewing through a web browser. Clicking a blue link anywhere in the narrative overview will take a reader to the appropriate document, or the documents can be viewed (in chronological order) using the bookmarks bar at left.