December 1973
New Republic;12/8/73, Vol. 169 Issue 23, p5
The article discusses events related to U.S. politics. The administration of U.S. President Richard M. Nixon has enacted restrictions on gasoline and electricity use to combat the effects of an oil embargo against the U.S. by Arab countries. The Committee on Political Education (COPE) for the American Federation of Labor and Congress of Industrial Organizations (AFL-CIO) is working to increase influence of organized labor in Congress and to ensure passage of a bill for voter registration.


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