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We Are Dealing With the Source of Justice

Classification: Court Packing
Date: July 12, 1937
Author: Bailey, Josiah W.
Type: Speech

Mr. President, in the matter of the proposed legislation we are concerned with the highest aspects of our Government. We are dealing with one of the three branches of the structure of our Republic among which all its powers and functions are distributed.

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Notes: Published in Vital Speeches of the Day, March 15, 1937, Vol. 3, No. 11., p. 618.