An Exception to the Rule?: Keeping On Connally

Peckarsky, Peter
February 1975
New Republic;2/8/75, Vol. 172 Issue 6, p9
Questions the fact that former Treasury Secretary John B. Connally has held on to his position and security clearances as a member of the President's Foreign Intelligence Advisory Board (PFIAB) despite being indicted for perjury and bribery. Not guilty plea to all counts; Former President Richard Nixon's policy of immediately suspending a member of the Executive Branch indicted by a grand jury; Confirmation by Deputy Presidential Press Secretary John W. Hushen that President Gerald R. Ford knows of the Connally situation.


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