TITLE

THE WEEK

PUB. DATE
May 1977
SOURCE
National Review;5/13/1977, Vol. 29 Issue 18, p530
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the current political developments around the world. Former U.S. President Gerald R. Ford has criticized the Administration of President Jimmy Carter for its economic policy and arms talks. Republicans in the U.S. House Budget Committee have unanimousiy accepted the proposal of Republican Jack Kemp for a 22 percent reduction in personal tax rates. A Czechoslovak lieutenant general has been demoted to the rank of private, forbidden to wear his military decorations because he complained about government policies. India would follow its foreign policy of non-alignment, said Prime Minister Morarji Desai.
ACCESSION #
6047825

 

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