TITLE

COMMENT

PUB. DATE
June 1972
SOURCE
New Republic;6/24/72, Vol. 166 Issue 26, p7
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports and comments on current events in the news during the week of June 24, 1972. A number of items are covered including a tax reform bill introduced into Congress by Wilbur Mills, chairman of the House Ways and Mean Committee, proposed changes in the social security system and the disposal of the herbicide Agent Orange.
ACCESSION #
25551184

 

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