Gilbert, Brian; Straight, Michael
July 1955
New Republic;7/11/55, Vol. 133 Issue 2, p3
The article presents news briefs and commentary on U.S. politics as of the week of July 11, 1955. The political debate concerning the domestic state and federal energy policy is highlighted. The final report of Herbert Hoover and the Commission on Organization of the Executive Branch of the Government is discussed. The announcement of Attorney General Herbert Brownell to drop the Owen Lattimore legal trials is explored.


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