REPUBLICANS: A Little Help for His Friends

A Little Help for His Friends

For a politician as wealthy as Nelson Rockefeller, money can be a curse as well as a blessing. His millions have convinced some people that because he has everything, he is incorruptible; but those same millions inevitably arouse suspicion among other people that he may be buying political support or unduly influencing public policy for his family's benefit. There is no evidence that the vast Rockefeller family fortune has been so used; nor is Rocky's confirmation as Vice President yet in serious trouble. Nevertheless, the...

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