The Indulgence Seller

September 1979
New Republic;9/1/79-9/8/79, Vol. 181 Issue 9/10, p3
Focuses on the appointment of lawyer Lloyd Cutler as White House counsel by United States President Jimmy Carter. Reputation of Cutler as one of the most respected men in Washington; Representation of the unelected permanent government; Influence of the moral relativism of life in Washington.


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