That 1787 Anachronism
Tom Clark, one of his Democratic appointees. Clark sided with a 1952 majority ruling that Truman's nationalization of steel mills to head off a strike during the Ko- rean War was unconstitutional.
"Packing the Supreme Court simply can't be done," Truman lamented. "I've tried and it won't work."
That 1787 The Electoral College at Philadelphia: The Evolution of an Ad Hoc Congress for the Selec-
Anachronism tion of a President" Shlomo Slonim, in The Journal of American...