TITLE

T.R.B. from Washington

PUB. DATE
January 1975
SOURCE
New Republic;1/18/75, Vol. 172 Issue 3, p4
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Editorial
ABSTRACT
Discusses the system of governance in relation to Watergate scandal in the U.S. Watergate shows how far loose system can be distorted; Overview of a reform law to be passed in the U.S. Congress to avoid scandals; Appraisal of responsibilities of the U.S. President; Lack of initiative for final responsibility in the Congress; Information on resignation of U.S. President Richard Nixon.
ACCESSION #
10241041

 

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