TITLE

Will Private Monopoly Take Over Our Atomic Program?

AUTHOR(S)
Fitzsimmons, Tom
PUB. DATE
May 1954
SOURCE
New Republic;5/24/54, Vol. 130 Issue 21, p9
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses about the atomic energy, which is controlled by the American people through the McMahon Atomic Energy Act of 1946, and a Joint Congressional Committee on Atomic Energy. It highlights on the plans of Committee Chairman Republican W. Sterling Cole of New York, and Vice-Chairman and Senator Bourke B. Hickenlooper of Iowa, and also U.S. President Dwight David Eisenhower to change the Act of 1946 by providing an international scene for the atomic energy, through greater international atomic cooperation and greater participation of private industries.
ACCESSION #
14491218

 

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