Dealing for Jobs

Osborne, John
November 1977
New Republic;11/12/77, Vol. 177 Issue 20, p6
Focuses on efforts to devise a full-employment bill to be endorsed by U.S. President Jimmy Carter. Information on a mistake committed by White House staff in dealing with proposed changes to the Humphrey-Hawkins bill; Support of Carter to the bill; Comparison between the 1976 and 1977 versions of the bill.


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