Mid-term Madness

January 1978
New Republic;1/14/78, Vol. 178 Issue 2, p2
Focuses on the political campaign of U.S. President Jimmy Carter for the mid-term election. Assessment of the falling popularity of Carter; Prospects of renomination of Carter by the Democratic Party; Challenge posed by various social legislation like tax reform, welfare reform, health insurance, family allowances, to the administration of Carter; Rejections made by the Congress to the proposals of former President Harry S. Truman on housing; Forecast of the electoral win of Carter; Impact of the election on the economy.


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