TITLE

LETTER FROM WASHINGTON

PUB. DATE
April 1975
SOURCE
National Review;4/25/1975, Vol. 27 Issue 15, p436
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
This article presents information on the economic conditions in the U.S. Information is presented on the announcement made by the U.S. Treasury Department that the size of the tax cut passed by the U.S. Congress, and the unexpectedly large shortfall of revenue produced by the worse than expected economic slump have caused adjustment. The government has said that it will have to borrow $13 million more than expected. Information is provided on the approval, by the Administration of U.S. President Gerald R. Ford, of the sale, by IBM, of 11 sophisticated computers to the Soviet Union.
ACCESSION #
18892254

 

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