May 1977
National Review;5/27/1977, Vol. 29 Issue 20, p590
The article reports on various political developments in the United States. Praying mantis has been named as the state insect of Connecticut. The U.S. House of Representatives has voted to require U.S. representatives on international lending boards to deny loans to any country that violates the human rights law.


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