Labor's Case for Higher Wages

Fuller, Helen
November 1943
New Republic;11/15/43, Vol. 109 Issue 20, p677
Focuses on the impact of conceding of demand by the U.S. government for higher wages to the laborers, on the inflation. Hardships inflation imposes on the low and fixed-income groups; Passing of the Stabilization Act by the U.S. Congress; Arguments by the labor leadership that the stabilization is better than inflation; Refusal of the U.S. Congress to authorize the production and price programs required to block inflation; Fred Vinson as the U.S. Presidents's new man to fight inflation in the country.


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