TITLE

Willkie and Wealth

PUB. DATE
September 1940
SOURCE
New Republic;9/9/40, Vol. 103 Issue 11, p338
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Editorial
ABSTRACT
The author reflects on the opposition of lawyer Wendell Willkie on the Overton-Russell Senate amendment in the U.S. The amendment is geared towards giving the president power to take over all factories and facilities that are necessary to defense. The author said that the Senate's amendment was political in purpose, as it attempts to placate the American people who have become confronted by conscription in peacetime.
ACCESSION #
21364448

 

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