Jobs or Monopoly?

T. R. B.
July 1944
New Republic;7/3/44, Vol. 111 Issue 1, p15
This article presents news briefs related to the political and economic conditions in the U.S. It discusses the role of the War Production Board (WPB) in reference to the control of the American economy. The type of economic development the country is looking for in the next generation depends on who wins the struggle between the WPB and the American government. It also refers to Donald M. Nelson, WPB chairman and Charles E. Wilson, WPB executive vice-chairman. It is reported that Senator Paul Porter is credited with having written some speeches against Senator Thomas E. Dewey. Porter is one of the few men in the party headquarters organization who is a New Dealer.


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