TITLE

Congress Runs Amuck

PUB. DATE
June 1943
SOURCE
New Republic;6/28/43, Vol. 108 Issue 26, p843
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Presents a critical analysis of several legislative actions taken by the U.S. Congress. Passage of the inflation amendment to cut the funds of the U.S. Office of Price Administration (OPA); Amendment forbidding any OPA funds for rollbacks on food which have not reached parity prices; Discussion of the continuation of the U.S. Office of War Information; Issue related to the liquidation of the National Resources Planning Board with no transfer of its duties to other agencies; Argument that such legislation may cause dangerous inflation and post-war chaos.
ACCESSION #
14682902

 

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