Capital Bulletin

January 1975
National Review;1/24/1975, Vol. 27 Issue 2, p4
The article presents news briefs related to various political developments in the U.S. U.S. President Gerald R. Ford's State of the Union message will include a proposed tax on imported oil and a tax cut. Supreme Court Justice William Douglas will be away from the Court for some months due to ill health. There has been increase in the pay of public employees over the years. Politician Wilbur Mills is making efforts to regain his chairmanship of the Ways and Means Committee in the 95th Congress. The Equal Rights Amendment has been ratified by thirty-three states so far.


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