TITLE

Professor Simon

PUB. DATE
October 1975
SOURCE
New Republic;10/25/75, Vol. 173 Issue 17, p3
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Editorial
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the briefing by William Simon, the U.S. Secretary of the Treasury on issues related to President Gerald R. Ford's proposal of $28 billion tax package in which the cut in taxes would be offset by a matching reduction in spending, in the traditional Treasury conference room. Comparison of Simon with former secretary George Magoffin Humphrey; His views on big government and federal spending; His complaint that the level of economic literacy is lamentably low in the country; Issues related to recession, deficit and national debt.
ACCESSION #
9629264

 

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