|For a month I have steadfastly refused many requests for a public expression of my views on the President's program for judiciary reform. This for the reason that the obvious proprieties forbid that one who has served six years as a member of the Supreme Court should publicly criticize either the contemporary decisions of that court or the political principles or policies of the President of the United States. >>more...>>
Title: The Naked Question of the Constitutionality of the Court Proposal
Author: Clarke, John H.
Date: March 22, 1937
- Court Packing
Notes: Published in Vital Speeches of the Day, March 15, 1937, Vol. 3, No. 11., p. 369.