Senator McKellar congratulates Senator Barkley on his reelection as Majority Leader after he resigned in protest over FDR veto
United States USA Date:1944, February 24 Duration:3 min 16 sec Sound:Yes
Senator Kenneth McKellar of Tennessee praises Senator Alben Barkley, following his reinstatement by a Democratic Conference as Majority Leader, after his resignation in protest over President Franklin D. Roosevelt's veto of the Revenue Act of 1943. Senator Barkley's secretary brings him a handful of congratulatory telegrams. She also tells him that the House voted 298- 95 to override the President's veto.
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