TITLE

Do We Need the WPA?

PUB. DATE
July 1941
SOURCE
New Republic;7/21/41, Vol. 105 Issue 3, p73
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Editorial
ABSTRACT
Presents information on activities of Works Progress Administration (WPA). Fact that the WPA will probably devote 30 or 40 percent of its time directly to defense; Removal of the bottlenecks from the U.S. transportation, communication and power systems; View of the U.S. congressmen on activities of the WPA; Information on the list of activities of the WPA.
ACCESSION #
14709163

 

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