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Reference FCO 82/47
Department/Office Foreign Office
Title Internal situation of USA (Folder 2) (1971)
Description Interview with Mike Mansfield, Senate Democratic Party leader, giving his opinions on President Nixon. New land rights for Native Americans in Alaska. Chicago political scene and influence of Richard Daley. Potential Democratic presidential candidates for 1972. Joe Fromm's lunch time talk touching on all aspects of current US policy and his assessment of a new mood of political and economic nationalism in the US. US Defense policy and the resignation of David Packard as Deputy Secretary of Defense. Resignation of Clifford Hardin and his replacement by Earl L Butz as US Secretary of Agriculture. The Democratic Party. Economy, balance of payments, the Revenue Act, taxation and the US oil lobby.
Date 1971
Collection The Nixon Years, 1969-1974
Region North America
Countries United States
Places Alaska; Asia; Britain; Cambodia; China; Europe; Germany; Ireland; Israel; Japan; Middle East; Russia; South Vietnam; Soviet Union; United Kingdom; United States of America; Vietnam
People Butz, Earl L; Connally, John B; Cromer, 3rd Earl of; Fromm, Joe; Greenhill, Sir Denis; Hardin, Clifford; Humphrey, Hubert; Johnson, Lyndon Baines; Kennedy, Edward Moore; Kennedy, Robert F; Kissinger, Henry; Laird, Melvin R; Lindsay, John; Long, Russell B; Mansfield, Mike; Mao Zedong; McCarthy, Eugene J; Meany, George; Mills, Wilbur; Muskie, Edmund; Packard, David; Scott, Hugh; Trezise, Philip; Zhou Enlai
Topics Agriculture; Aid; Armed services; Arms; Balance of Payments; Black Power; British Embassy; Census; Common Market; Communist; Congress; Crime; Defence; Democratic Party; Department of Commerce; Department of State; Disarmament; Draft; Economic policy; Economy; Education; Elections; Energy; Environment; foreign policy; Free trade; Group of Ten; Health; Inflation; Japanese; Labour Party; Mid-Term elections; North Atlantic Treaty Association (NATO); Nuclear Weapons; Oil; organisation; Payments; Pentagon; Pollution; Poverty; Presidential candidates; Price controls; Protectionism; Protectionist; Race; Refugees; Republican Party; State Department; Supreme Court; Taxes; Textiles; The Nine; Trade; Trade Bill; Treasury; troops; Unemployment; United Nations; Vice President; Vietnam War; Welfare; White House
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