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Reference FCO 82/267
Department/Office Foreign Office
Title Internal political situation in the USA (1973)
Description President Nixon's State of the Union Message on Community development and the quality of life in US cities and towns. Report of the public mood on the political situation in the US, Governor Reagan, the Gubernatorial and Senatorial elections of 1974, Native American militants, the final withdrawal of US forces from Vietnam with the return of the last prisoners of war, burden sharing in Europe and the defence budget, the Watergate scandal and the implication of a number of the President's senior advisers including his Counsel, Mr Dean, one of his Special advisers Mr Bob Haldeman and the former Attorney General Mr John Mitchell. Local report from Honolulu, Hawaii, Nebraska, Philadelphia and Chicago.
Date 1973
Collection The Nixon Years, 1969-1974
Region North America
Countries United States
Places Asia; Australia; Bahamas; Bangladesh; Britain; Ceylon; China; Costa Rica; Cuba; Ecuador; Europe; Fiji; Germany; India; Indonesia; Iran; Ireland; Israel; Japan; Jordan; Korea; Mexico; Micronesia; New Zealand; Northern Ireland; Panama; Paraguay; Peru; South Vietnam; Soviet Union; Thailand; Turkey; United Kingdom; United States of America; Vietnam
People Barr, D G; Cromer, 3rd Earl of; Finch, Robert H; Gray, L Patrick III; Hussein bin Talal; Kissinger, Henry; Kubisch, Jack; Lindsay, John; Love, John A; McGovern, George; Mitchell, John; Morton, Rogers; Nixon, Richard M; Overton, Hugh; Stans, Maurice; Yost, Charles W.
Topics Agriculture; Aid; Armed services; Arms; British Embassy; CIA (Central Intelligence Agency); Civil rights; Committee to Re-elect the President (CREEP); Communist; Concorde; Congress; Crime; Dairy products; Defence; Democratic Party; Department of State; Draft; Drugs; Economy; Education; Elections; Energy; Environment; Exports; FBI (Federal Bureau of Investigation); Free trade; Gubernatorial; Health; Hijacking; Impeachment; Inflation; Irish Republican Army (IRA); Japanese; Kidnapping; Law and Order; Narcotics; North Atlantic Treaty Association (NATO); Oil; organisation; Payments; Pentagon; Pollution; Poverty; Price controls; Protectionism; Race; Recession; Republican Party; Segregation; Senatorial; Shipping; Silent majority; Special Representative of Trade Negotiations; State Department; State of the Union Message; Strikes; Supreme Court; Tariffs; Taxation; Taxes; Terrorism; The Nine; Trade; Trade Bill; Trade policy; troops; Unemployment; Vice President; Vietnam War; Watergate; Welfare; White House; withdrawal
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