This chapter explores the origins of the Rapp-Coudert probe in the battles between teachers and fiscal conservatives over the 1940 state budget, just before the Assembly and Senate authorize the investigation that March. The chapter also introduces two key leaders of the union, legislative representative Bella Dodd and Local 5 President Charles Hendley.
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