Ford 1974-1977

Ford  and his presisidency

All negative except:

  • SALT II
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  • Created by: Dracupine
  • Created on: 13-05-13 13:42
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  • Ford
    • economic
      • WIN
        • Whip Inflation Now
        • Raise taxes
        • Failed due to economy
      • 1974= 5.4% unemployment
    • Foreign
      • Portuguese
        • Empire Collapsed
        • Congress refused to help
        • Extreme left-wing Gov. take over African Coloniese.g. Angola
      • Vietnam
        • South Vietnam Laos & Columbia fall to Communists
      • SALT II
        • Agreement made with USSR
      • Helenski
        • Failure
          • Congress did not approve
      • Panama Canal
      • Angola
        • CIA work for no-one blurred boundaries
        • Wouldn't let Ford use CIA in Angola
      • Cyprus
        • Ford  supported Turkey, & Congress Cyprus
        • Cut off all military forces to Turkey
    • Social
      • Racial
        • Boston Desegregation
          • Riot over it
        • Education improved margionaly
        • Desegragation from 68%- 8%
      • Betty Ford & Feminism
        • Betty Ford Clinic
        • ROE vs WADE
        • ERA (Equal Rights  Amendment)
        • Women made up majority of adult poverty
    • Domestic
      • Media
        • "Bozo the Clown"
        • Clip of him Slipping while skiing & on plane slide
      • Watergate
        • Pardon of Nixon created tension
      • Congress
        • Forced Ford yo do Tax  then dissagreed
        • Angola
        • Cyprus
          • Angola

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