TITLE

The Unfiltered Voice

AUTHOR(S)
Fairlie, Henry
PUB. DATE
June 1978
SOURCE
New Republic;6/24/78, Vol. 178 Issue 25, p16
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the revival of referendum in the U.S. At the Chicago Convention when the Progressive Party was found, a demand for the referendum was put forward. The referendum places those matters in front of the public that have been carefully considered and debated in a legislature. But opponents of the referendum fear that pressure groups would be able to secure the passage of some law for their own benefit.
ACCESSION #
17873506

 

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