Washington Diarist

August 1978
New Republic;8/5/78-8/12/78, Vol. 179 Issue 6/7, p34
Presents a first-hand account of a journalist in Washington, DC, regarding political developments in the United States. Issue on traces of paraquat, a deadly herbicide, turning up in samples of marijuana confiscated by drug enforcement officials along the Mexican border; Allegations that Peter Bourne used marijuana and cocaine at a party given by the National Organization for the Reform of Marijuana Laws; Interview with Robert Strauss, the special representative for trade negotiations and Jimmy Carter's adviser on inflation.


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