Issue / Governance reform

1966 (Jan.) Boyd Response to McKee Paper

This is a January 10, 1966 "Eyes-Only" memo from Under Secretary of Commerce for Transportation Alan S. Boyd to White House domestic...

1965 (Dec.) Boyd to Califano Final Transportation Agenda Summaries

This a series of three undated memos sent by Under Secretary of Commerce for Transportation Alan Boyd to White House domestic affairs...

1965 (Dec.) Commerce Secretary Connor’s Views on DOT Creation

December 22, 1965 memo from Commerce Secretary John Connor to White House domestic policy czar Joseph Califano expressing concerns...

1965 (Dec.) FAA Administrator McKee’s Views on DOT Creation

December 20, 1965 confidential memo from FAA Administrator William F. "Bozo" McKee in opposition to the creation of a Department of...

1965 (Nov. 9) BoB Memo on MARAD Independence Legislation

November 9, 1965 from Bureau of the Budget Director Charles Schultze to White House aide Lee White notifying White of the introduction...

1965 (Nov. 24) Bureau of the Budget Comments on Transportation Legislative Agenda

Set of memos sent to White House domestic policy chief Joseph Califano on November 24, 1965 giving the Bureau of the Budget's opinions...

Documentary History of the Creation of the U.S. Department of Transportation

This history is organized into seven roughly chronological parts: Part 1 - Proposals for a Department of Transportation Before...

1965 Moyers Memos to Develop 1966 Transportation Legislative Proposals

August 6, 2015 Fifty years ago today, Presidential adviser Bill Moyers convened a meeting of White House staff with representatives...

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