McCarthyism Timeline

  • Senator Joseph McCarthy announces he has a list of 205 communists in the US Department of State

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    McCarthyism Timeline

  • Senator McCarthy conducts televised hearings of those accused of communism

  • Televised hearings come to a close

  • Senate claims that McCarthy tended to bring them dishonor and disrepute

  • McCarthy dies at age 47 of hepititas