April 08, 2005

Today / 04.08.05

by PG

Today in History (1913) - The Seventeenth Amendment, requiring direct election of Senators, is ratified. Thirty nine years later, President Harry S. Truman calls in a radio address for the seizure of all steel mills in the United States in order to prevent a nationwide strike.

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