Ford Departs

January 1977
National Review;1/21/1977, Vol. 29 Issue 2, p74
The article assesses the administrative performance of former United States President Gerald Ford. According to the author, Ford was known as a decent and reassuring figure whose performance as president had surpassed the expectations of majority of Americans. Although his decision to pardon former president Richard Nixon has affected his electoral popularity, it is the author's belief that Ford's decision will go down in history as an act of statesmanship.


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