TITLE

Is Congress Curable?

AUTHOR(S)
Bliven, Bruce
PUB. DATE
July 1943
SOURCE
New Republic;7/19/43, Vol. 109 Issue 3, p66
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Offers observations on actions of the U.S. Congress that have surprised and shocked many Americans. Effect of decisions taken by Congress on Americans; Decline in the rate of producing military weapons; Effect of the Smith-Connally bill on the production rate of military weapons; Impact of black markets and violated price ceilings on the U.S. economy; Power politics being played by the members of the Congress; Criticism of U.S. President, Franklin D. Roosevelt, about his policies on North Africa; Response of trade unions to the Smith-Connally bill.
ACCESSION #
14683672

 

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