Political Warfare Timeline 1969
Notes towards a chronology of the modern history of covert action with particular reference to the role of the Lovestoneite movement.
- 6 Senate vote on the Anti-Ballistic Missile programme. the Senate approved the system by 51 votes to 50, the closest vote on a major national defense program since 1941. Ahead of the vote Richard Perle and Paul Wolfowitz provided material for Senator Henry Jackson. They had been recruited by the Committee to Maintain a Prudent Defence Policy on the recommendation of Albert Wohlstetter.
- Thomas A. Halsted, Lobbying Against the ABM, Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists, April 1971, p.24.
- James Mann, Rise of the Vulcans: The History of Bush's War Cabinet, Penguin, 2004, p.32.