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The American Forum of the Air: Should Congress Adopt the Taft-Ellender-Wagner Housing Bill?


Release Date: 
May 1947 (16 pages)
Posted Date:   
April 19, 2020

This historic document is a transcript of the May 20, 1947 episode of the radio show “The American Forum of the Air.” Broadcast from the Shoreham Hotel in Washington, D.C., the topic of this episode was the Taft-Ellender-Wagner Housing Bill. The episode was moderated by American Forum Director Theodore Granik and featured the following participants: Senator A.J. Ellender of Louisiana; President Edward R. Carr of the National Association of Home Builders; Director of public relations Charles Stewart of the National Association of Real Estate Boards; and national legislative Representative Chat Paterson of the American Veterans Committee.

This report is part of the collection of scanned historical documents available to the public.