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Classification: Court Packing
Date: August 20,1937
Author: Guffey, Joseph F.
Type: Speech

On Tuesday, July 7th, in support of President Roosevelt's proposal for Supreme Court reform I presented on the floor of the Senate an historical picture of the functioning of this great Court of last resort which showed it to be something very different f

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