February 1981
New Republic;2/21/81, Vol. 184 Issue 8, p5
The article presents commentary on domestic U.S. politics as of February 21, 1981. The Reagan administration's policies and focus on crime is analyzed. Statements by Chief Justice Warren Burger are highlighted, pointing out his generic rhetoric for more funding to law enforcement and better prison conditions. The crime rate of the U.S. is described since the 1970s.


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