T.R.B from Washington

February 1961
New Republic;2/13/61, Vol. 144 Issue 7, p2
Presents comments on social and economic issues in the U.S. as of February 1961. Comparison of the economic and social conditions of the country during the administrations of former President Dwight D. Eisenhower and John F. Kennedy; Effects of Kennedy's duty free allowance for tourists on the balance of payments and gold; Move by the presidents of General Electric and Westinghouse to plea guilty in a criminal conspiracy case filed against them.


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