Unlimited [Spirituality Book] ☆ The Papers of Robert A. Taft, Volume 2: 1939-1944 - by Robert A. Taft Clarence E. Wunderlin Jr. ↠

By Robert A. Taft Clarence E. Wunderlin Jr. | Comments: ( 458 ) | Date: ( Dec 07, 2019 )

Robert A Taft, prominent political leader and vocal critic of the expanding powers of the federal government and of the enlargement of America s international commitments, played a significant role in the development of Republican party politics.This second volume of The Papers or Robert A Taft documents the Ohioan s first term in the United States Senate and marks his eRobert A Taft, prominent political leader and vocal critic of the expanding powers of the federal government and of the enlargement of America s international commitments, played a significant role in the development of Republican party politics.This second volume of The Papers or Robert A Taft documents the Ohioan s first term in the United States Senate and marks his entrance onto the national political and policymaking stage.


  • Title: The Papers of Robert A. Taft, Volume 2: 1939-1944
  • Author: Robert A. Taft Clarence E. Wunderlin Jr.
  • ISBN: 9780873386791
  • Page: 167
  • Format: Hardcover

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Robert A. Taft Clarence E. Wunderlin Jr.

Robert Alphonso Taft September 8, 1889 July 31, 1953 was a conservative American politician, statesman, and presidential hopeful who served as a United States Senator from Ohio from 1939 until his death in 1953 A member of the Republican Taft political family, he was the elder son of William Howard Taft the 27th President of the United States and 10th Chief Justice of the United States.Taft was the Senate s main opponent of Franklin Roosevelt s New Deal domestic policies.After the president s death, Taft successfully led the conservative coalition s efforts to curb the power of labor unions Taft was a leading advocate of non interventionism in foreign policy He failed in his quests to win the Republican Party s presidential nomination in 1940, 1948, and 1952 Throughout that period he battled New York Governor Thomas E Dewey leader of the moderate Eastern Establishment for control of the party Taft s biographer, James T Patterson, portrayed Taft as honest, conscientious, courageous, dignified, and highly intelligent but also faulted Taft s competitiveness, lack of public relations skills, and extreme partisanship A 1957 Senate committee named Taft as one of America s five greatest senators, along with Henry Clay, Daniel Webster, John C Calhoun, and Robert M La Follette, Sr



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