Washington Wire

February 1956
New Republic;2/13/56, Vol. 134 Issue 7, p2
This article focuses on various political issues in the U.S. Sir Anthony Eden entered the U.S. Senate chamber from the side door, and everyone stood applauding. They clapped again when he was formally introduced, the polite applause rose, languished, mounted much higher and then stopped just short of an ovation. The U.S. Congress is hurrying to give the farmers an extra $1.25 billion. The farmer needs aid and should get it, but the business of piling up surpluses has reached a stage of wild improbability.


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