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The Congress shall have power to enforce this article by appropriate legislation. Airmen are responsible for carrying out aerial military operations. In addition, many women contributed to the war effort through fundraising and running family businesses in the absence of husbands. The Congress also dodged the idea but threw the group a bone by agreeing to put "In God We Trust" on our currency, in an act of pure political pandering. Did McArther allow Japan to dictate to him the terms for surrender?

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Publisher: University of California Libraries (January 1, 1916)


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