TITLE

White House Watch: CIA Screw-Up

AUTHOR(S)
Osborne, John
PUB. DATE
June 1975
SOURCE
New Republic;6/21/75, Vol. 172 Issue 25, p4
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the set up of Rockefeller commission by the administration of U.S. President Gerald R. Ford to enquire against the allegations of Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) assassination plots. Decisions made by the U.S. President and his staff prior to the formation of the commission regarding the fairness of investigation; Overall judgment of the commission about CIA; Information on a report that finds the CIA guilty of frequent and gross abuses of its limited authority to operate within the United States; Inquiries of President Ford on Rockefeller inquiry; Report on themes of President Ford after had read the charges against the CIA; Information on the history of problems created by CIA; Focus on the contents of the Rockefeller commission inquiry; Plans of the President before the commission was formed; Discussion on release of the report between the investigators, lawyers and President Ford.
ACCESSION #
9984408

 

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