Fuller, Helen
November 1942
New Republic;11/16/42, Vol. 107 Issue 20, p639
Analyses recently held congressional elections in the U.S. Role of the World War II as an issue in the election; Explanations by professional Democratic politicians in Washington regarding their losses; Role of internal dissensions in labor's ranks in the Democratic defeat; Strategy of the Republicans to use the confusion about rationing against Democratic incumbents; Role of labor leader John L. Lewis in the election; Comparison of taxation policies of both political parties; Impact of New Deal policies of U.S. President Franklin D. Roosevelt on election results.


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