TITLE

Congress Applies the Brakes to the New Deal

PUB. DATE
March 1939
SOURCE
Congressional Digest;Mar1939, Vol. 18 Issue 3, p65
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses several legislative bills examined in the U.S. Congress as of March 1939. Amount appropriated in the Independent Offices Bill passed by the Senate on February 23; Provisions under the recommendations for tax laws sent to the Senate by President Franklin D. Roosevelt; Introduction in the House of a resolution for a new system of relief administration by Representative Clifton A. Woodrum.
ACCESSION #
11956805

 

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