TITLE

THE WEEK

PUB. DATE
June 1953
SOURCE
New Republic;6/8/53, Vol. 128 Issue 23, p7
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports and comments on current events making news during the week of June 8, 1953. A number of items are covered including a misstatement made by president Dwight D. Eisenhower regarding government support for agricultural research, senator Robert A. Taft's criticisms of the Social Security System and an attempt to pass a law that would limit Fifth Amendment protections.
ACCESSION #
25737638

 

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