Memphis Blues

December 1978
New Republic;12/23/78-12/30/78, Vol. 179 Issue 26/27, p2
Reports on the speech delivered by Senator Edward M. Kennedy in an enormous auditorium at the second day of the Democrats' Memphis miniconvention. Need to prepare for the supreme test of incumbency, trying to get a strategic arms limitation treaty by U.S. President Jimmy Carter; Views of Kennedy on national, universal and mandatory health insurance; Apprehension regarding the candidacy of Kennedy in the coming election; Reference to the inner conflicts in the U.S. political system.


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