Washington Wire

August 1955
New Republic;8/22/55, Vol. 133 Issue 8, p2
The article presents some political updates related with the U.S. as of August 22, 1955. One of the updates says that U.S. President Dwight D. Eisenhower does not know whether to run again. No President, he pointed out recently, has reached 70 in office. It seems that a lot of Eisenhower's difficulty would evaporate if he had a Vice-President identified with his own Republican-center policies. Another update claims that the healthiest thing that has happened recently in the field of atomic secrecy is the surprised discovery of American businessmen over at Geneva that the British and Germans are out to grab the world market in selling reactors if they can, and that they can probably sell them cheaper than the U.S.


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