The Senate Hears Talbott and Stevens

February 1953
New Republic;2/16/53, Vol. 128 Issue 7, p13
Focuses on the reason given in the U.S. House Report No. 1811 dated April 23, 1952, submitted to the U.S. Congress by a Congress subcommittee, for the investigation of the possibility that the government was paying excessive prices for automotive parts concerning the Department of the Army. Practices followed by the government for procuring some automotive parts; Lack of any justifiable basis for following the practice; Issues that were raised when Robert Ten Broeck Stevens was proposed as Secretary of the Army.


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