TITLE

Ford on Ford

AUTHOR(S)
Osborne, John
PUB. DATE
December 1973
SOURCE
New Republic;12/15/73, Vol. 169 Issue 24, p8
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the debate among members of the U.S. Congress on whether Congressman Gerald Ford, who has been nominated to be the next U.S. Vice President, is fit to replace U.S. President Richard Nixon in the presidency. Reason behind the need to judge Ford's capabilities; Reason given by Ford for considering himself qualified to be Vice President of the U.S.; Opinion of Ford about Nixon; Possibility of an increase in pressures upon Nixon to resign.
ACCESSION #
10386947

 

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