Alben Barkley


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Noun1.Alben Barkley - United States politician and lawyer; vice president of the United States (1877-1956)
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Alan Abramowitz is the Alben Barkley professor of Political Science at Emory University.
Wiesen's study also provides an interesting snippet of testimony where Senator Alben Barkley of Kentucky asks Carter about the difference between a third-party auditor and a company controller; it is a telling reminder of the unchecked power that Congress was about to invest in the CPA profession.
McConnell sometimes notes he's the longest serving senator in Kentucky history and would become the state's first majority leader since Democrat Alben Barkley helped put in place President Franklin Roosevelt's New Deal.
He vowed that no vice president should ever again be so blindsided, and he put his own vice president, Kentucky's popular Alben Barkley, on the National Security Council and otherwise involved him in government.
The Arabs are well aware that Alben Barkley, Vice President of the U.S., tours his country making speeches for the half-billion-dollar Israeli bond issue, the largest ever offered to the U.S.