The Week

June 1942
New Republic;6/1/42, Vol. 106 Issue 22, p747
The article provides world news briefs. The U.S. President Franklin D. Roosevelt has warned the country against overconfidence concerning the war. The country of Mexico wanting to go to war with Germany is discussed. The U.S. House Ways and Means Committee of the House of Representatives has made progress in the tax bill by lowering exemptions and increasing the normal rate.


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