TITLE

WASHINGTON FRONT

AUTHOR(S)
Parsons, Wilfrid
PUB. DATE
October 1943
SOURCE
America;10/9/1943, Vol. 70 Issue 1, p4
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
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.
ACCESSION #
35403559

 

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