TITLE

President, Congress and People

PUB. DATE
March 1944
SOURCE
New Republic;3/6/44, Vol. 110 Issue 10, p299
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the dispute between United States President Franklin D. Roosevelt and the U.S. Congress on the issue of tax-bill which suggests a breach between the legislative and the executive bodies. Passage of the tax bill over President's veto in both Houses of the Congress; Reelection of Senator Alben Barkley as the leader of the Democratic Party; Propaganda of the opposition regarding fourth-term nomination of Roosevelt as U.S. President; Inability of President Roosevelt to maintain his personal contacts within the U.S. Congress; Misrepresentation of the aspirations and demands of the people of the U.S. by the Congress; Attitude of the U.S. Congress towards interests of business class, labor and farmers; Views that the struggle between the President and the Congress represents the divided mentality of the people of United States.
ACCESSION #
14668905

 

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