1966 (Feb.) White House Outreach to Congress – Part 2

1966 (Feb.) White House Outreach to Congress – Part 2

February 27, 2016  | ENO CENTER FOR TRANSPORTATION

This is a series of memos from February 18 through 28, 1966, detailing Johnson Administration outreach to Congress on the draft transportation message. This PDF file includes:

  • A February 18, 1966 cumulative report from the Commerce Department on their contacts to individual legislators.
  • A February 18, 1966 memo to President Johnson from Joseph Califano, Jr. informing the President that Califano had talked to Senate Commerce Committee chairman Warren Magnuson (D-WA) and that Magnuson was willing to introduce the DOT and highway safety bills as soon as he returned from an overseas trip to Sweden in March.
  • A February 21, 1966 cumulative report from the Commerce Department¬†on their contacts to individual legislators.
  • A February 28, 1966 memo from Commerce Under Secretary Alan Boyd to Califano with the latest numerical totals of Congressional support for the elements of the President’s transportation message.
Share
Be Part of the Conversation
Sign up to receive news, events, publications, and course notifications.
No thanks