US government has three weeks of work before dispersing for the national election campaigns.
White House and Capitol building, Washington DC, USA. Cut story with American commentary.
LS. White House as seen through trees. MS President Dwight Eisenhower seated at his desk, writing. LS. The Capitol. MS. CU. Vice President Richard Nixon (later President Nixon) seated in his office, with other Republican leaders. LS. Cameramen outside Capitol building. MS. CUs. John Kennedy (later President Kennedy) and Senator Lyndon Johnson (later President Johnson) on steps of Capitol posing for photographers.