Nation: Interim Judgment

Edward Kennedy last week announced for another six-year term as Senator from Massachusetts. On the basis of a Louis Harris poll, Kennedy seemed wise to disavow any presidential ambitions for '72. By 55% to 33%, those surveyed agreed that on Chappaquiddick "he panicked in a crisis and should not be given high public trust, such as being President."


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