National Affairs: The Four Cs

In 1944 it was: "Clear everything with Sidney." As a Republican weapon, that slogan somehow didn't work. This week Republican National Chairman B. Carroll Reece came out with a new slogan. The Democrats, said he, were responsible for: "Controls, Confusion, Corruption & Communism." Republican strategists hoped that one would catch on.

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