Washington Notes

T. R. B.
November 1941
New Republic;11/17/41, Vol. 105 Issue 20, p669
Presents information on some recent political developments in the U.S. Problems encountered by liberals in promoting their organizations and reforms; Information on the movement for poll-tax reform; Opinion of Communists being responsible for hindering the organizations best equipped to fight the poll tax; Removal of Communists from unions by John L. Lewis, U.S. labor leader; Approval of the Hobbs bill by the Judiciary Committee of the House; Allegations on Communist-controlled unions of sabotaging national defense; Examination of the suspected Communist government workers by the U.S. Federal Bureau of investigation; Violation of civil liberty.


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