The Poll Tax Again

February 1943
New Republic;2/15/43, Vol. 108 Issue 7, p200
Presents information about poll tax law in the U.S. Report that Tennessee has repealed her fifty-year-old poll-tax law, which required a minimum of 50 cents; Comments on the history of poll tax law; Claims that the abolition of the poll tax is an important war measure; Report on poll-tax legislation which is referred to the Judiciary Committee; Introduction of six anti-poll-tax bills.


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