TITLE

SHOULD CONGRESS EMPOWER ROOSEVELT TO REORGANIZE FEDERAL AGENCIES?: PRO

PUB. DATE
October 1937
SOURCE
Congressional Digest;Oct37, Vol. 16 Issue 10, p239
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Presents the conclusions of the President's Committee on Administrative Management on the question of whether Congress should empower U.S. president Franklin Delano Roosevelt to reorganize the Federal agencies. Reason for not making an estimate of savings to be realized from reorganization; Expansion of White House staff; Strengthening of managerial agencies of government; Extension of the merit system; Overhaul of agencies by Executive order; Accountability of the Executive to Congress.
ACCESSION #
11892445

 

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