Parsons, Wilfrid
October 1943
America;10/9/1943, Vol. 70 Issue 1, p4
The article reports on the argument expressed by Ernest Lindley concerning the appointment of Edward R. Stettinius and Leo T. Crowley to the Foreign Service by U.S. President Franklin D. Roosevelt. Lindley argues that making appointments is not part of the State Department's duty, but rather provide advice to the President on matters related to foreign relations. He asserts that there have a been misunderstanding concerning the duties of executives and administrative officers in the government.


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