Shakedown Cruise for the Carter Crew
It was a kind of shakedown cruiseshakier at times, perhaps, than Jimmy Carter might have wished. But it accomplished the general purposes the President-elect had in mind. For the first time, Carter last week assembled his top aides, Cabinet nominees and other upper-echelon appointees, giving them a chance to get to know each other and to begin wrestling with the problems they will inherit on Jan. 20.
Tax Cuts. The setting for the gathering was a world apart from the now familiar rusticity of Plains: Musgrove...