September 1977
National Review;9/2/1977, Vol. 29 Issue 34, p976
The article focuses on the political developments in various countries. According to U.S. Labor Secretary Roy Marshall, the proposed minimum wage hike to 2.65 dollars would lead to a reduction of 90,000 jobs. John Ashbrook and John Erlenborn, members of the U.S. House of Representatives, are supporting an "Employee Bill of Rights Act," which would prohibit political contributions made by union members and guarantee secret ballots for strike votes. A number of communist parties from various countries have criticized the production of the neutron bomb. East German scientists are testing a new border gun that has the capability of simultaneously firing several cartridges.


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