February 1958
Congressional Digest;Feb58, Vol. 37 Issue 2, p61
This article presents information on federal spending. Fantastic proposals are emerging for spending money in the name of national defense. The U.S. President expanded upon the budgetary implications on November 13, speaking at Oklahoma City. The United State's President warned that a very considerable increase in federal spending would be needed for missile development and procurement, the strategic air command, improved defenses against air attack, and pay increases in the armed forces. Welfare State spending should equate with spending for national health programs and power. Increased federal spending would result in inflation.


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