National Affairs: Press Reaction

Los ANGELES TIMES: Petty malice has triumphed. Partisanship in the Senate has not descended to such meanness in our generation.

CHICAGO SUN-TIMES: The Senate's action was dangerous . . . disgusting.

SACRAMENTO BEE: The Senate had ample justification for its action.

WASHINGTON DAILY NEWS : The principal argument against Mr. Strauss has been that some Senators do not like him.

ATLANTA JOURNAL: [Strauss] either can't, or won't give straight answers to straight questions. He seems a man with little faith in the Senate or the people. Now the Senate has replied, in the name of the people.

OREGON JOURNAL : The President should be allowed to...

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