TITLE

COMMENT

PUB. DATE
February 1976
SOURCE
New Republic;2/7/76, Vol. 174 Issue 6, p3
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Editorial
ABSTRACT
The author reflects on U.S. President Gerald R. Ford's budget for the year 1977. According to the author, the President promises to spend less money on federal food stamp programs, give less support to public education, provide fewer public service jobs for the unemployed and cut back summer work programs for poor inner-city youth. His proposed cuts in Medicare and child nutrition programs are considered. The author discusses how this budget will help or hinder Ford's reelection campaign.
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25588690

 

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