TITLE

BEHIND THE HEADLINES

PUB. DATE
July 1954
SOURCE
New Republic;7/26/54, Vol. 131 Issue 4, p3
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents a section of news briefs related to politics. The British government has resumed negotiations with Egypt for evacuation of its military base in the Suez Canal Zone. U.S. Senator John J. Williams has investigated federal drought relief funding that has been given to the wealthy King Ranch of Texas. The U.S. federal budget for 1955 has seen significant cuts.
ACCESSION #
25536985

 

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