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Truman and Taft-Hartley

R. Alton Lee

Truman and Taft-Hartley

a question of mandate

by R. Alton Lee

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Published by University of Kentucky Press in Lexington .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Truman, Harry S., -- 1884-1972.,
  • United States.,
  • Labor policy -- United States -- History.,
  • United States -- Politics and government -- 1945-1953.

  • Edition Notes

    Statement(by)R. Alton Lee.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHD8072
    The Physical Object
    Paginationviii, 254 p. ;
    Number of Pages254
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21848372M

    Harry S. Truman (May 8, – Decem ) was the 33rd president of the United States from to , succeeding upon the death of Franklin D. Roosevelt after serving as vice implemented the Marshall Plan to rebuild the economy of Western Europe, and established the Truman Doctrine and NATO.. Truman grew up in Independence, Missouri, and during World War I was sent to Preceded by: Franklin D. Roosevelt. The Taft-Hartley Act of required all union officers to sign affidavits certifying that they were not members of the Communist Party President Harry S. Truman's domestic program that included national health care, public housing, education, and public works projects was known as the.

    Congress was dominated by conservatives during the Truman administration; however, major Fair Deal initiatives did not become law. The most important proposals of the Fair Deal were aid to education, universal health insurance, legislation on fair employment, and repeal of the Taft-Hartley Act. All were debated at length but ultimately voted down. Speaking at Butte, Mont., yesterday, President Truman sounded what is for him an aging and familiar political refrain. It might be called "The Wagner Act Blues.".

    President Harry S. Truman sympathized with workers and supported unions. He vetoed the Taft-Hartley bill, explaining that it abused the right of workers to unite and bargain with employers for fair wages and working conditions. Printed Material - Article on National Labor Relations Board and a comparative study on the Wagner and Taft-Hartley Laws; Cross reference file to materials transferred to the book collection, Harry S. Truman Library; STEEL SEIZURE FILE, [ accretion] Box 9. Steel Seizure Case--Memoranda, Speech Drafts, Press Releases, etc. [1 of 3.


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Taft–Hartley Act, formally Labor–Management Relations Act, (), in U.S. history, law—enacted over the veto of Pres. Harry S. Truman—amending much of the pro-union Wagner Act of A variety of factors, including the fear of Communist infiltration of labour unions, the tremendous growth in both membership and power of unions.

WASHINGTON, June 19 -- President Truman declared today that the use of a Taft-Hartley Act injunction in the steel strike was under consideration but that the ultimate decision would not be forced.

The dichotomy in postwar American politics --The search for a reconversion labor program --The Eightieth Congress reverses a New Deal policy --Truman vetoes the Taft-Hartley Act --The “do-nothing” congress becomes a campaign issue --Truman stumps the nation --The administration fails to redeem a pledge --Truman alters NLRB administration --The Taft-Hartley Act wanes as a political issue --The.

Truman was under intense pressure from Congress and his own aides to invoke Taft–Hartley. [] [] [] Murray reiterated the union's opposition to the law and its intention to fight an injunction, statements that tended to inflame emotions and delay a resolution to the strike.

Read this book on Questia. Read the full-text online edition of Truman and Taft-Hartley: A Question of Mandate (). Home» Browse» Books» Book details, Truman and Taft-Hartley: Truman Vetoes the Taft-Hartley Act * 5. Open Library is an open, editable library catalog, building towards a web page for every book ever published.

Truman and Taft-Hartley by R. Alton Lee; 4 editions; First published in ; Subjects: History, Labor policy, Politics and government, United States; Places: United States; People: Harry S. Truman (); Times:   Truman's activity prior to the passage of the Taft-Hartly Act, his veto, and his later use and conception of the law will form the main framework for this analysis.

Although this will be the main emphasis of the study, an analysis of Harry S. Truman's earlier attitude development, especially toward labor, merits research, in so far as these attitudes affected his actions during the period Author: Phillip Michael Simpson.

Taft-Hartley, Labor, Labor Unions, Harry S Truman, Collective Bargaining, Veto The Labor Management Relations Act of 29 U.S.C. § better known as the Taft–Hartley Act, (80 H.R.Pub.L.

80–, 61 Stat.enacted J ) is a United States federal law that restricts the activities and power of labor unions. A professor of History at the University of South Dakota, his numerous publications include Truman and Taft-Hartley: A Question of Mandate; Eisenhower and the Landrum-Griffin: A Study of Labor Management Politics; and Dwight D.

Eisenhower: Soldier and : R. Alton Lee. It's all here: the Truman Doctrine, the Taft-Hartley Act, the Marshall Plan, the Berlin Airlift, the National Security Act, the upset victory, the creation of NATO, the Chinese Revolution.

Truman's Attitude on Taft-Hartley. LOUIS B. WEHLE. whom they would destroy they seem to have been at it for some time with Mr. Truman about the Taft-Hartley Act. He has seemed on most other. Harry S. Truman Library & Museum. W US Hwy 24 Independence, MO | Fax:. Truman was by no means finished with Taft-Hartley, in spite of Congress’ rebuke.

The act became a key issue of the Presidential election, with Truman using his continued opposition to the measures of Taft-Hartley as a means by which to mobilize organized labor to vote for him in the election.

4 Must Know HR/aPHR Union Laws Taft-Hartley Act Wagner Act Landrum-Griffin Act&Norris-LaGuardia Act - Duration: TheCris Recommended for you.Truman Doctrine: Selected full-text books and articles. A primary source is a work that is being studied, or that provides first-hand or direct evidence on a topic.

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