Lying to Get Elected

October 1944
New Republic;10/16/44, Vol. 111 Issue 16, p479
This article discusses the degeneration of the Republican presidential campaign and the falsehood that surrounds it. The article suggests that the Republican Party does not feel that they will be able to defeat Franklin Delano Roosevelt in the U.S. presidential election and have therefore adopted untruthful methods to cheat their way into office. Also discussed are the political views of presidential candidate Thomas Dewey.


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