Bradley, Omar Nelson, 1893-1981; Sawyer, Charles, 1887-1979; Johnson, Louis Arthur, 1891-1966; Barkley, Alben William, 1877-1956
Cabinet meetings; Korean War, 1950-1953
Cabinet Meeting Minutes, August 8, 1950. Matthew J. Connelly Papers - Notes on Cabinet Meetings II.
CABINET MEETING, TUESDAY, AUGUST 8, 1950
Webb for Acheson
McCormick for Brannan
Briefed Cabinet on Korean War.
Had satisfactory meeting this A. M. with Big 4. Thinks the Senate has
gotten out a satisfactory control bill from Banking & Currency Committee.
Told Johnson and Sawyer to crack down on industry which in some instances
is refusing to employ people of draft age.
Raised question on censorship of war news coming out of Korea.
Every step is being taken to monitor news.
Is worried that if we do not take the Knowland Amendment to Social Security
Bill we will get no bill this session.