TITLE

THE WEEK

PUB. DATE
May 1952
SOURCE
New Republic;5/5/52, Vol. 126 Issue 18, p7
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports and comments on current events making news during the week of May 5, 1952. A number of items are covered including a constitutional amendment introduced by senator John Bricker, president Harry S. Truman and his unexpected support for the Army Corps of Engineers and the possible abolition of the Reconstruction Finance Corporation.
ACCESSION #
25367661

 

Related Articles

  • Human rights covenant.  // America;4/5/1952, Vol. 87 Issue 1, p6 

    The article discusses the resolution introduced by Senator John Bricker proposing an amendment to the U.S. Constitution relative to treaties and executive agreements. Bricker aims to plug a growing loophole in the Constitution, which has developed from a treaty power unlimited in scope and...

  • THE BRICKER AMENDMENT AND AUTHORITY OVER FOREIGN AFFAIRS. Dean, Arthur H. // Foreign Affairs;Oct53, Vol. 32 Issue 1, p1 

    On June 15, 1953, the U.S. Senate Committee on the Judiciary reported to the Senate a constitutional amendment, proposed by Senator John W. Bricker, which would provide the legal basis for radically altering the division of powers between the legislative and executive branches of the Federal...

  • Senator Bricker again.  // America;4/4/1953, Vol. 89 Issue 1, p7 

    The article focuses on the most constitutional issue of the constitutional amendment proposed by U.S. Senator John W. Bricker. He was concerned about the Senate Joint Resolution 1 as his full-blown backers of the resolution. He needed to have a Congressional Record of nationwide organizations to...

  • History Proves Need of Curb on Treaty Making.  // Saturday Evening Post;11/21/1953, Vol. 226 Issue 21, p10 

    The author reflects on the proposed amendment to the Constitution's treaty-making clauses by Senator John W. Bricker in the U.S. He asserts that the proposal exemplifies a movement that clarifies the relation of treaties and executive agreements to American domestic law. He adds that it also...

  • The Bricker Resolution.  // America;5/31/1952, Vol. 87 Issue 9, p246 

    The author reflects on the amendment proposed by Senator John Bricker to the Constitution of the U.S. in 1952. He describes the proposal to be unnecessary because it is merely declaratory of existing constitutional law. He claims that the opposition will be clearly heard if the State Department...

  • Bricker opponents unite.  // America;1/9/1954, Vol. 90 Issue 15, p374 

    The author focuses on the creation of the new Committee for the Defense of the Constitution by Preserving the Treaty Power in the U.S. in 1954. He claims that the new committee is in response to the proposal by Senator John Bricker to amend the Constitution. He describes the new committee to be...

  • WASHINGTON FRONT. PARSONS, WILFRID // America;10/7/1950, Vol. 84 Issue 1, p5 

    The author considers the reorganization of the Executive Branch under the administration of U.S. President Harry Truman as of October 7, 1950. He believes that there are changes taking place in the Cabinet as a result of the Hoover Report on the Reorganization of the Executive Branch and the...

  • The Bricker Amendment and Congress's Failure to Check the Inflation of the Executive's Foreign Affairs Powers, 1951-1954. Richards, Nelson // California Law Review;Jan2006, Vol. 94 Issue 1, p175 

    The article focuses on the history of Constitutional amendments introduced by U.S. Senator John Bricker and the members of the Congress and its failure in neutralizing the power of the executive. The case involving lawyer Frank Holman and Bricker was believed to have exposed the Constitution to...

  • CURRENT COMMENT.  // America;6/27/1953, Vol. 89 Issue 13, p329 

    The article presents comments related to issues involving the church and the U.S. states. About 63 Senators have supported the second version of the constitutional amendment proposed by Senator John W. Bricker. The United Steelworkers of America and the major steel producers have signed a...

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of THE LIBRARY OF VIRGINIA

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics