WHAT THEY SAY ABOUT RECESSION

Illinois' Democratic Senator PAUL DOUGLAS :

THE quickest and most effective way of dealing with the recession is by means of a tax cut for lower-and middle-income groups, i.e., those groups which tend to spend almost all their income. Such a tax cut would be fed into the economy almost immediately. It would stimulate demand for goods and services, afford the best hope for stopping the current economic recession, and help to start an economic upturn. Public works are too slow. And even if taken off the shelf quickly, and even if built in...

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