|There can be little doubt that Mr. Roosevelt's attack on government by senility has been a brilliant tour de force. The right is dismayed by it. The left is confused. The country as a whole is puzzled and entertained. No wonder the President felt a bit prankish when he read the message at his press conference. But the question of the adequacy of the proposal remains. >>more...>>
Title: Purging the Supreme Court
Date: February 13, 1937
- Court Packing
Notes: "Purging the Supreme Court," The Nation, CXLIV, No. 7 (February 13, 1937), 173.