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December 1977
New Republic;12/17/77, Vol. 177 Issue 25, p5
Presents an update on the U.S. economy and politics as of December 1977. Information on the Full Employment and Balanced Growth Act of 1977; Ridicule of the act by Richard Nixon's former economic advisor, Herbert Stein; Information that the bill requires the President to file an economic report each year with Congress; Issue on the time limit for ratification of the Equal Rights Amendment; Plan of the Carter administration to help the U.S. steel companies by raising barriers against cheap steel imports.


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