Harry S. Truman
Harry S. Truman was the 33rd president of the United States, serving from 1945 to 1953. A leader of the Democratic Party, he previously served as the 34th vice president from January to April 1945 under Franklin Roosevelt and as a United States senator from Missouri from 1935 to January 1945. Assuming the presidency after Roosevelt's death, Truman implemented the Marshall Plan to rebuild the economy of Western Europe and established both the Truman Doctrine and NATO to contain the expansion of Soviet communism. He proposed numerous liberal domestic reforms, but few were enacted by the Conservative Coalition which dominated the Congress. Wikipedia*
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Harry S. Truman has 30 videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 1945 Address. The year with the most videos was 1965 with five videos. Most appearances with Lyndon Baines Johnson (5), Jimmy Carter Jr. (3), Dwight D. Eisenhower (3). Most common tags: Truman, Harry S., World War II, American Presidents.
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D c. April 12, 1945 - c. January 20, 1953 Videos: 29 U.S. Senator, D-MO January 3, 1935 - January 17, 1945 Videos: 0