TITLE

WASHINGTON WIRE

PUB. DATE
July 1952
SOURCE
New Republic;7/28/52, Vol. 127 Issue 4, p3
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses political happenings in the United States during the regime of President Harry S. Truman. Governor Adlai E. Stevenson is expected to head a liberal coalition as contrasted with a conservative Republican. The Congress is up for re-election again, neglecting New Deal legislation and anti-inflation controls. Truman vetoed the offshore oil bill in which Congress tries to reverse the Supreme Court, but the veto stands. Time magazine appreciated diplomat John Foster Dulles' foreign-affairs job, politician Dwight D. Eisenhower's speech and political candidate Richard Nixon's nomination.
ACCESSION #
14468292

 

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