The Zigzagging Missionary

June 1974
Time;6/10/1974, Vol. 103 Issue 23, p33
The article focuses on the politics and stand of U.S. vice president Gerald Ford in view of the present dilemma of President Richard Nixon in relation to the Watergate affair. Accordingly, Ford has met his challenges with creative zigzagging. On occasions, he twits at Nixon's critics but veers off by showing his independence from the White House. Moreover, Ford has followed his own instinct, which include keeping longstanding friendships in Congress, preserving his good relations with the press, and courting the public .


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