Piracy and Politics

Polk, James R.
March 1973
New Republic;3/17/73, Vol. 168 Issue 11, p18
Focuses on the allegations of the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) on issues related to secret political contributions for U.S. President Richard Nixon during the re-election campaign. View that it might be folly to expect the Justice Department to move swiftly on the latest revelations of campaign chicanery, particularly with former Attorney General John N. Mitchell's name swirling in the midst of them; Indication of the Justice Department that it will take a look at the SEC testimony on the financer's donation; Issues related to the violation of the national law; Accounts of the complaint of illegal voting of stocks; Questions related to the campaign disclosure laws.


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