TITLE

The Fight for Second Place

PUB. DATE
July 1944
SOURCE
New Republic;7/31/44, Vol. 111 Issue 5, p132
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Highlights the political strength of Vice President Henry A. Wallace in Democratic Party, which has almost won their fight for his renomination in the U.S. Opposition by conservatives to prevent Wallace from his renomination; Report that Wallace received more votes on the first ballot, despite all opposition; Impact of Wallace's speech on his opponents, who were fighting to reestablish themselves in the seats; View of Wallace that if the Democratic Party wants to win, it must be the liberal party; Supportive role played by U.S. President Franklin D. Roosevelt to favor Wallace's renomination.
ACCESSION #
14670670

 

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