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Central Committee Of The Communist Party Of The Soviet Union - History - Interwar and War Period: 1930–1945
... In 1930 the Central Committee departments were reorganised, because the Secretariat had lost control over the economy, because of the First Five-Year Plan, and needed more party personnel to supervise the economy ... Prior to 1930, Central Committee departments focused on major components of "political work" ... The departments supervised local party officials and ministerial branches within their particular sphere ...

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