TITLE

THE WEEK

PUB. DATE
June 1976
SOURCE
National Review;6/11/1976, Vol. 28 Issue 21, p600
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article comments on issues related to U.S. politics and government as of June 11, 1976. It criticizes the allegation of Representative Sam Gibbons of Florida that the Congress has committed a mistake in amending the Section 11 (A) of the Internal Revenue Code which repealed the federal corporate income tax. It commends the decision of William E. Simon, U.S. Secretary of Treasury Department, not to allow any wage increase for municipal employees in New York. It comments on changes in labor legislation in the U.S. in an attempt to reform the campaign financing act.
ACCESSION #
6057047

 

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