TITLE

Who's in Charge?

PUB. DATE
March 1979
SOURCE
New Republic;3/3/79, Vol. 180 Issue 9, p3
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Describes the book "The New American Political System" and applies its question "Who runs this place? Who's in charge?" to United States President Jimmy Carter's efforts to pitch a strategic arms limitation treaty (SALT II) agreements with the Soviet Union to the Senate. Essays from the right-of-center American Enterprise Institute; Treaty ratification requirement for two-thirds Senate vote; Carter's warning that the nuclear arms race will surge without SALT; Realization that American presidents have more scope in foreign than domestic affairs.
ACCESSION #
11269514

 

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