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Common Search Term: technical matter
Ackley, Gardner (Hugh Gardner), 1915-1998(1)
Brown, Harold, 1927-(3)
Gordon, Kermit, 1916-1976(2)
Heller, Walter W. (Walter Wolfgang), 1915-1987(1)
Tobin, James, 1918-2002(1)
Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald), 1917-1963(2)
Truman, Harry S., 1884-1972(1)
Sorensen, Theodore C. (Theodore Chaikin), 1928-2010(1)
Khrushchev, Nikita S, (Nikita Sergeevich), 1894-1971(1)
Eisenhower, Dwight D. (Dwight David), 1890-1969(1)
United States. Bureau of the Budget(2)
United States. Department of Defense(3)
United States. Department of Defense. Office of the Secretary(1)
United States. Department of Health, Education and Welfare(2)
United States. Department of the Treasury(1)
Members of the Council of Ecnomic Advisers discuss the Council of Economic Advisers under President Kennedy, the recession issue, the budget, and the relationship between the Treasury and Federal Reserve, among other issues.
Bell compares the cabinet officers and White House staff during the Truman and Kennedy administrations, discusses the functions of the Budget Bureau and its operations during the Kennedy administration, and briefly discusses U.S. Agency for International Development (AID), among other issues.
Brown discusses his job description; the factors that went into his, Robert S. McNamara’s, and John F. Kennedy’s decision making about whether or not a particular weapons system should be developed, and the Nike Zeus and Nike X missile systems, among other issues.
Brown discusses the TFX (tactical fighter experimental) airplane, nuclear-powered aircraft carriers, and testifying before Congress, among other issues.
Brown discusses atmospheric nuclear testing by the U.S. and Soviet Union; overstatement of the nuclear threat from the Soviet Union during the Eisenhower administration, various missile systems; and the capabilities of the U.S.’ nuclear weapons, among other issues.
Cohen discusses the Department of Healh, Education, and Welare's (HEW) legislative division and its and staff, the naiveté of John F. Kennedy's (JFK) appointees, and the lack of legislative control during JFK’s presidency, among other issues.
This interview focuses upon Des Marais’ education and welfare policy and legislation during the Kennedy Administration, among other issues.
Gordon discusses the Troika and JFK’s level of economic understanding, JFK’s budget policy throughout his administration, and supporting supersonic transportation, among other issues.
Salinger discusses the White House press corps, coverage of the White House, press conferences, the press secretaries of agencies, his role as liaison between the U.S. and the Soviet Union, ferrying secret correspondence between John F. Kennedy and Nikita Khrushchev.
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