Memorandum by the Assistant Secretary of State for Public Affairs ( Barrett ) to the Under Secretary of State ( Webb )1
Subject: Public Reaction toward Possible Adoption of Stronger Foreign Policy
Here is the report from the Division of Public Studies on current public attitudes.
May I say that talks with a number of Congressmen in the last few days, who have told me about their mail, underscores my belief that there is increasing public pressure, which could become dangerous, for some sort of bold action.
- A handwritten notation on the source text indicates that this document was read to the Secretary of State.↩