A Time for Toughness

September 1942
New Republic;9/14/42, Vol. 107 Issue 11, p302
Presents information on the message delivered by U.S. President Franklin D. Roosevelt, to the Congress, and his radio speech to the nation, on the Labor Day. Comments on Roosevelt on the toughness or ability of the nation's citizens to meet challenges, in terms of suffering and war; Proposal of a seven-point program for preventing inflation, presented by Roosevelt before the Congress; Suggestions of Roosevelt for stabilization of farm prices at parity or at recent prices, whichever is higher.


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