Plenty of Unfinished Economy Business Clamors for Action

September 1957
Saturday Evening Post;9/14/1957, Vol. 230 Issue 11, p10
The article comments on the significance of the establishment of the Hoover Commission to reduce the expenditure of the U.S. government by the administration of President Herbert Hoover. The first Hoover Commission recommendations generated a total of $7,000,000,000 savings for the government. Commercial and industrial facilities in the Department of Defense exceeded the government budget. The implementation of a cost-accounting system resulted from the proposals of the Hoover Commission.


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