Guns for Butter?Here Too?

January 1940
New Republic;1/22/40, Vol. 102 Issue 4, p104
Focuses on the proposal of $60,000,000 loan to Finland by the U.S. Comment on inadequacies of U.S. President Franklin D. Roosevelt's budget; Impact of Finnish loan on the debt limit; Information on the stabilization fund and working-fund; Discontinuation of the Civil Works Administration due to lack of appropriation through Congress; Comment on appropriations for the preceding fiscal year; Appropriation of $40,000,000 for construction loan provided to the Rural Electrification Administration; Report that the U.S. Housing Authority finances its loans for public housing outside the budget.


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