Administration of National Security: Staff Reports and Hearings Submitted to the Committee on Government Operations, United States Senate, by Its Subcommittee on National Security Staffing and Operations, Eighty-eighth Congress
United States. Congress. Senate. Committee on Government Operations. Subcommittee on National Security and International Operations
U.S. Government Printing Office, 1965 - United States - 600 pages
"The subcommittee hearings cover basic issues of national security administration; the role of the Secretary of State and his Department in the policy process; and the role of U.S. ambassadors and the missions they head in the conduct of our relations with other nations."--Forward. The hearing dates are from March 11, 1963 to June 25, 1964.
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Page 9 - Council shall be to advise the President with respect to the integration of domestic, foreign, and military policies relating to the national security so as to enable the military services and the other departments and agencies of the Government to cooperate more effectively in matters involving the national security.
Page 22 - The actual conduct of foreign negotiations, the preparatory plans of finance, the application and disbursement of the public moneys in conformity to the general appropriations of the legislature, the arrangement of the army and navy, the direction of the operations of war—these, and other matters of a like nature, constitute what seems to be most properly understood by the administration of government.
Page 2 - SEC. 2. For the purposes of this resolution, the committee, from February 1, 1969, to January 81, 1970, inclusive, is authorized (1) to make such expenditures as it deems advisable ; (2) to employ upon a temporary basis, technical, clerical, and other assistants and consultants : Provided, That the minority is authorized to select one person for appointment, and the person so selected shall be appointed and his compensation shall be so fixed that his gross rate shall not be less by more than...
Page 5 - House as it deems necessary or desirable in connection with the subject matter of such reports; (2) studying the operation of Government activities at all levels with a view to determining its economy and efficiency...
Page 595 - Thou are wise, my friend, to be so considerate beforehand ; some fools would not have found out so much, till they had made the dial and tried it. Let all such learn that many a private and many a public project is like this striking dial, great cost for little profit.
Page 274 - States; ( 2 ) to insure that the officers and employees of the Foreign Service are broadly representative of the American people and are aware of and fully Informed In respect to current trends in American life...
Page 3 - ... to take such testimony, and to make such expenditures, as it deems advisable. The cost of stenographic services to report such hearings shall not be in excess of 25 cents per hundred words. The expenses of the committee, which shall not exceed $30,000, shall be paid from the contingent fund of the Senate upon vouchers approved by the chairman of the committee or the chairman of any duly authorized subcommittee thereof.
Page 36 - foulup factor" in our methods, and it needs some careful examination because there is, I think, a discernible and constantly increasing tendency to try to expand the intent of the system to the point where mere curiosity on the part of someone or some agency, and not a "need to know" can be used as a ticket of admission to the merry-go-round of "concurrences.
Page 16 - Although this means that the Chief of the American Diplomatic Mission is not in the line of military command, nevertheless, as Chief of Mission, you should work closely with the appropriate area military commander to assure the full exchange of information.