The President and His Critics

October 1942
New Republic;10/12/42, Vol. 107 Issue 15, p464
Focuses on economic policies of U.S. President Franklin D. Roosevelt. Information about the activities of Senate Truman Committee; Comment that the executive order authorizing Justice James F. Byrnes to direct price stabilization on all fronts scarcely mentioned the law just enacted by the U.S. Congress in response to his demand for action; Advantages taken by the President in price administration; Impact of the political success of the President on his acts.


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