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112. Memorandum From Secretary of the Treasury Blumenthal and the Chairman of the Council of Economic Advisers (Schultze) to President Carter

Source: Carter Library, White House Central Files, Box FG–95, FG 6–18, 1/20/77–1/20/81. No classification marking. “The President has seen” is typed at the top of the memorandum. Carter wrote, “Mike & Charlie—OK—My only suggestion is that you two alternate chairmanship (monthly or annually) & that staff be assigned to existing entity. Alternative: Let Mike be chairman, & staff work within CEA—Let me have your comments—J.”


113. Memorandum From the Deputy Special Representative for Trade Negotiations (Wolff) to the Special Representative for Trade Negotiations (Strauss)

Source: National Archives, RG 364, Special Trade Representative, 1977–1979, Box 45, Reorganization, 1977. No classification marking.


114. Memorandum From John Renner of the National Security Council Staff to the President’s Assistant for National Security Affairs (Brzezinski) and the Special Representative for Economic Summits (Owen)

Source: Carter Library, National Security Affairs, Brzezinski Material, Brzezinski Office File, Box 59, Administration’s Policy/General, 1978. Administratively Confidential. Sent for information.


115. Memorandum From the Deputy Special Representative for Trade Negotiations (Wolff) to the Special Representative for Trade Negotiations (Strauss)

Source: National Archives, RG 364, Special Trade Representative, 1977–1979, Box 45, Reorganization, 1977. No classification marking. Copies sent to Alonzo L. McDonald and Robert Hormats.


116. Memorandum From President Carter to the Heads of Executive Departments and Agencies and the White House Staff

Source: Carter Library, White House Central Files, Box FG–95, FG 6–18, 1/20/77–1/20/81. No classification marking. The memorandum was released on June 1. See Public Papers: Carter: 1979, Book I, pp. 977–978.


117. Memorandum From the Director of the Office of Management and Budget (McIntyre) and the Special Representative for Trade Negotiations (Strauss) to President Carter

Source: National Archives, RG 364, Special Trade Representative, 1977–1979, Box 45, Reorganization, 1977. No classification marking. Wolff initialed the memorandum on Strauss’s behalf. An unknown hand initialed the memorandum on McIntyre’s behalf.


118. Memorandum From Secretary of State Vance and Secretary of the Treasury Blumenthal to President Carter

Source: Carter Library, National Security Affairs, Brzezinski Material, Brzezinski Office File, Box 90, Economics/International, 1979. No classification marking.


119. Memorandum From the Under Secretary of State for Management (Read) to All Assistant Secretaries and Office Heads

Source: National Archives, RG 59, Records of the Under Secretary for Management (M), 1978–1979, Box 10, Chron September 28–October 1, 1979. No classification marking.


120. Letter From Secretary of State Vance to the Director of Office of Management and Budget (McIntyre)

Source: National Archives, RG 59, Records of the Under Secretary for Management (M), 1978–1979, Box 9, Chron December 4–6, 1979. No classification marking.