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European Stars And Stripes (Newspaper) - February 11, 1961, Darmstadt, HesseSecretary up Rie cod politician the Foier Minnesota h j -.-.-. The whole nation has a flakes Fri improving farm income the notion lop 1 ties Hod plenty Ling of the Job. He married Jane shield 6 North carolinian at Idiol in Minnesota. Editor hots the article foltow9 is Mother to a to pro the Kwh for sum a i a Caine to As president Kennedy s new a More tory of agriculture Orville Lothro Freeman like All of his recent predecessors May find it Rocky going but he Hoed Upland Down some Dougli Rowa Betor. Agr culture worst orly a matter what their political comply Loni have Bac orae whipping boys in Priido Nilal Cabinet and to of in than not and them Ivea on that Long aide in Light with Cong Rem then farm Blo and the general Public. From that Point of Viwat the 43-Ywiioldfreeman he had training aplenty for he Job ii. V " or Kennedy s top farm Del Erh Mut com to grip with a perennial prob Terai How to Rosae Arm income and dlr pose of Troub Wiome Urple a. , who a unseated m go Ynter a que hit a that win a. Of he u Young and Abi to stand the hard work and hard knocks that go with the Job. Hit Mart a waa a Phi Bel Kappa at the University of mine Antii. Heis politically astute he was thrice Gover nor of Minnesota a state whore republicans win More often than Democrat do. The onetime Minnesota Loo Ball Quarter Back was Lato getting aboard the Kennedy though Freeman put or. Ken Nedy s name in nomination for the presi Dency at the democratic convention last july to had been a top Porter of his Long time Friend and fellow minnesotan sen. Hubert h. Humphrey until Humphrey withdrew from the s Road to political Success has been Rocky efe has suffered numerous de the onetime Minnesota quarterback Wai Lata getting aboard the Kennedy bandwagon. Hours and defeats the latest in november when he Wai licked for an unprecedented fourth term As Minnesota s governor pub Ili hed report indicated that he had joined the Marta corps two year Laverne Rani out of Lucli and to seriously injured Jit in the Pacific fighting after eight Mon let in the Hospital he was ent to Washington to establish the Marine Cor Veteran rehabilitation program. He Tetnow a lieutenant colonel in the Marino Reserve. he got hot tort a politics a an assist ant Ito htoip1iif5r Htwa then mayor of in 1650, at the age by 33,for attorney general he got us Leev in ,1052, he ran for governor and got licked again. But in j054 he ran for governor again and was elected. He was re Electea in in and 4958,Freeman married Jane c. Shield on May 2, 13. A native of Wension Salem met Freeman at the University of Minnesota. They have two children Constance Jane born july 3, 1s4b, and Michael Orff i Mike born May 7, 1948. Despite his election ups and Down Freeman is an adroit practice politician he a no stranger to the Art of running governmental machinery. He has been classed As a Fine administrator. He is not a Farmer but As governor of a big farm state he got a practical education in of Brno economic has a reputation a a Liberal he a an easy skill in dealing with newsmen he has a smooth persuasive Way of putting of tbsp what hot Tow Trot to say. He Doe sets ent rom set. Hidebound but acquaint once firn of Lii Tot report he has quiet stubborn Streak at hit first news conference after hta Cabinet appointment Freeman confided himself pretty much to saying t have some ideas churning but i Don t want to talk about them it in an appearance before the House agn culture committee in March i960, free Man delivered what amounted to a sum Hrnry of his views on agriculture he outlined his belief that the whole nation has a Stoke in improving farm income 1 the continued disastrous decline in farm income must be halted and reversed in the interests of our entire Economy. And i would emphasis mfr that this is not just the Farmer. This la main Street this is labor. This is business this is the total Economy Freeman is on record in favor of the kind of marketing management that Ken Nedy endorsed As Supply management during the Campaign. But it would be mistake to expect Freeman to Rush into new program proposals for specific crop before there it at least it Raaon fable amount. Of agreement among producers. When Freeman called on Hon predecessor Ezra to Ftp t Benson to discuss problems of transition news Nien. Wondered How the two men would fact to each Otler. Demo ratio election Chi paling in the Middle swot had been waged on Ben Sonu Frentani had helped wage some of them. There were no fireworks. Benson & deeply religious Manj and a mormon apostle Well quoted after the meeting of Whir i never really knew the Man before. But x discovered his a Deacon in the lutheran Church. To must be a Good Man.1 the stars and str1pk to

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