Republican Party Platform of 1924

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Coal

The price and a constant supply of this essential commodity are of vital interest to the public. The government has no constitutional power to regulate prices, but can bring its influence to bear by the powerful instrument afforded by full publicity. When through industrial conflict, its supply is threatened, the president should have authority to appoint a commission to act as mediators and as a medium for voluntary arbitration. In the event of a strike, the control of distribution must be invoked to prevent profiteering.

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Chicago: "Coal," Republican Party Platform of 1924 in Donald B. Johnson, Ed. National Party Platforms, 1840–1976. Supplement 1980. (Champaign-Urbana: University of Illinois), P.263 Original Sources, accessed August 8, 2022, http://www.originalsources.com/Document.aspx?DocID=4LH78YAPF2TDCUT.

MLA: . "Coal." Republican Party Platform of 1924, in Donald B. Johnson, Ed. National Party Platforms, 1840–1976. Supplement 1980. (Champaign-Urbana: University of Illinois), P.263, Original Sources. 8 Aug. 2022. http://www.originalsources.com/Document.aspx?DocID=4LH78YAPF2TDCUT.

Harvard: , 'Coal' in Republican Party Platform of 1924. cited in , Donald B. Johnson, Ed. National Party Platforms, 1840–1976. Supplement 1980. (Champaign-Urbana: University of Illinois), P.263. Original Sources, retrieved 8 August 2022, from http://www.originalsources.com/Document.aspx?DocID=4LH78YAPF2TDCUT.