Quote – Alf Landon, the 1936 Republican nominee for president.

There is every probability that the cash they pay in will be used for current deficits and new extravagances. We are going to have trouble enough to carry out an economy program without having the Treasury flush with money drawn from the workers…

Alf Landon, the Republican nominee for president in 1936. From his speech “I Will Not Promise the Moon.”

Saturday, September 26, 1936