White House Watch: Rockey Digs In

Osborne, John
May 1975
New Republic;5/31/75, Vol. 172 Issue 22, p6
Focuses on the issues presided by the U.S. Vice President Nelson Rockefeller in two meetings of presidential commission. Investigation of allegations of U.S. Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) misdoing; Emphasis on the need of minority employment; Hope of Rockefeller to make a contribution in presidential policy processes; Increase in the determination of Rockefeller to handle the problems in the country.


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