Binkley, Wilfred E.
June 1952
New Republic;6/16/52, Vol. 126 Issue 24, p20
This article critically appraises the book "Congress at Work," by Stephen K. Bailey and Howard D. Samuel. The book undertakes a fresh approach to an understanding of Congress by means of a score or two of carefully selected and detailed cases. Thus the reader may learn almost firsthand about Congress by somewhat casual and random contact with it, much as one comes to know and understand his relatives, neighbors and associates--that is' in a rather natural way. "Congress at Work" could give the public-school and even college teacher a peep at the facts of life in the Congress and thereby possibly improve the teaching of the subject.


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