TITLE

Washington Wire

PUB. DATE
March 1955
SOURCE
New Republic;3/28/55, Vol. 132 Issue 13, p2
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents information on political conditions in the U.S. during 1955. U.S. President Dwight D. Eisenhower has dedicated himself to trying to modernize the Republican Party. He was genuinely astonished to discover in two big elections that the public trusts him, not his party. Pro-labor representatives who want a higher federal minimum wage are going to swap votes with the farm bloc which wants rigid farm-price supports, at 90 percent of parity. It is difficult in instances like this to disentangle what is simple political cynicism from what is genuine feeling for consumers under a big business administration.
ACCESSION #
14444556

 

Related Articles

  • WASHINGTON FRONT. Parsons, Wilfrid // America;7/4/1953, Vol. 89 Issue 14, p351 

    The author reflects on the condition of the politics and government under the administration of President Dwight Eisenhower in the U.S. The author states that there are several historians have recorded the challenges and tribulations seen during the Eisenhower administration and cites the...

  • 'naton Wire. T.L.B. // New Republic;9/7/59, Vol. 141 Issue 10, p2 

    The article presents information on political conditions in the U.S. during 1959. U.S. President Dwight D. Eisenhower's last press conference before his departure for Europe on a mission of personal diplomacy was the mast revealing he had ever held. President's decision to exchange visits with...

  • Washington Wire. T. R. B. // New Republic;9/1/58, Vol. 139 Issue 9, preceding p3 

    Focuses on various political developments in the U.S. Description of the view in front of Taber's store in New York; Forecast of future election and presidential campaigns in the U.S.; Consideration of the condition of atomic warfare by military study group; absence of event since the Russian...

  • Gentlemen's Agreement. Johnson, Gerald W. // New Republic;9/1/58, Vol. 139 Issue 9, p9 

    Focuses on policies of U.S. President Dwight D. Eisenhower by comparing it with a superficial aspect. Comparison of his proposal regarding the Middle East with that of a shoot to the moon; Reference to the historical proposal for a United Nations police force by the U.S. government; Strategies...

  • T.R.B. from Washington.  // New Republic;7/11/60, Vol. 143 Issue 1/2, p2 

    Focuses on political issues in the U.S. Accomplishments of the U.S. Congress regarding the nominating conventions; Information on recessions occurred in election years; Discussion on U.S. President Dwight David Eisenhower's trip to Asia.

  • T.R.B. from Washington.  // New Republic;12/12/60, Vol. 143 Issue 25, p2 

    Highlights the socio-political developments in the U.S. Argument on the authenticity of Christianity and its belief; Diaspora of new communication media in the U.S.; Discussion on the social security system in the U.S.; Fascination of business reforms in the U.S.; Comments on the political...

  • Crisis in Leadership.  // Time;11/4/1957, Vol. 70 Issue 19, p17 

    The article offers information on the efforts of U.S. President Dwight Eisenhower to deal with the sense of leadership crisis and administrative confusion observed in the U.S., in which he reminded everyone on the weaknesses and strengths of the country.

  • BEHIND THE HEADLINES.  // New Republic;2/8/54, Vol. 130 Issue 6, p3 

    Reports developments related to U.S. politics and government as of February 1954. Coverage of minimum wage law; Business policy on meeting lower consumption with decreased production and employment; Forecast on budget deficit by President Dwight Eisenhower.

  • "New Republicanism"  // New Republic;9/17/56, Vol. 135 Issue 12, p3 

    Focuses on the role of Republican Party in the U.S. politics. Claims made by Undersecretary of Labor Arthur Larson, in his book "A Republican Looks At His Party," that the Republican Party under U.S. President Dwight D. Eisenhower has become liberal in the true sense; Statement made by Larson...

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of THE LIBRARY OF VIRGINIA

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics