December 1978
National Review;12/8/1978, Vol. 30 Issue 49, p1516
The article presents news briefs related to social and political developments in the United States. ANBC-AP election poll showed that 43 percent of the voters thought Carter should not run again; only 36% thought he should. In the U.S. House, Representative Thomas Kindness, has announced that he will challenge liberal Representative John Anderson for chairman of the House Republican Conference. Conservative Senator Harrison Schmitt of New Mexico is expected to challenge liberal Senator Ted Stevens of Alaska for Whip.


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