Washington Wire

March 1954
New Republic;3/1/54, Vol. 130 Issue 9, p2
Comments on the current political events in the U.S. Testimony of Harvard economist Alvin Hansen regarding federal debt; Fears on recession; Dismissal of Clarence Manion from his chairmanship of the Inter-Governmental Relations Commission.


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