TITLE

Splitting the Party

AUTHOR(S)
Johnson, Gerald W.
PUB. DATE
April 1956
SOURCE
New Republic;4/23/56, Vol. 134 Issue 17, p8
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
This article presents information on political conditions of the U.S. Senator Wayne Morse has slid right down into the Democratic Party. Half the populace think that Senator William Langer is sliding and the papers recently have been commenting on the uncomfortable status of Republican Usher L. Burdick, technically Republican, actually a Non-Partisan Leaguer, and with a son now running for U.S. Senator on the Democratic ticket. Different but comparable forces have been operative in the Southeast. The prevailing opinion is that Minnesota damaged political candidate Adlai Stevenson heavily, if it did not sink him; but there is a possibility that it actually saved him.
ACCESSION #
14433178

 

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