Hill--Billy Cousin Cord

T. R. B.
January 1941
New Republic;1/27/41, Vol. 104 Issue 4, p115
Discusses of various political issues prevailing in the U.S. with an emphasis on various legislative bills. Involvement of Secretary Cordell Hull and U.S. President Franklin D. Roosevelt in the Britain-aid bill; Report from New York that Mayor Fiorello LaGuardia has been invited to be one of Roosevelt's executive assistants, in direct charge of the defense effort; Requirement of LaGuardia in the New Deal program; Involvement of the U.S. in the economic warfare policy with the Axis and Japan.


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