The Real Issues

October 1940
New Republic;10/7/40, Vol. 103 Issue 15, Special Section p501
Presents information on the political platforms of U.S. Presidential candidates Franklin D. Roosevelt and Wendell L. Willkie and on the record of the opposition in the Congress and the states where it has held power. Statement that the New Deal of Roosevelt Administration has dearly done far more for the general welfare of the country than any administration in the previous history of the nation; Support provided by the New Deal to collective bargaining through the National Labor Relations Act, has encouraged the growth of organized trade-union movement; Allegations made by Republicans against Roosevelt of making irresponsible statements attacking foreign governments.


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