TITLE

BEHIND THE HEADLINES

PUB. DATE
January 1955
SOURCE
New Republic;1/10/55, Vol. 132 Issue 2, p3
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents various U.S. news briefs. The U.S. Congress reconvenes in 1955 with divisions within the two parties on issues including minimum wage, farm policy, and housing policy. Scientists meeting at the annual convention of the American Association for the Advancement of Science concluded that the U.S. government places excessive emphasis on security of scientific programs.
ACCESSION #
25767710

 

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