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Storm Over the Supreme Court

Classification: Court Packing
Publication:
Date: March 1, 1937
Author: Farnum, George R.
Type: Speech

The radical proposals, sprung with dramatic suddenness on a startled public, by the President have set the stage for what promises to be one of the decisive battles of American political history. American constitutional democracy is facing a grave crisis.

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Notes: Published in Vital Speeches of the Day, March 15, 1937, Vol. 3, No. 11., p. 345.