Robert F. Wagner to Edmund S. Muskie Regarding S. 306

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Shortly after introducing S. 306, Robert F. Wagner, Mayor of New York, wrote Senator Muskie to express his support for S. 306. The mayor noted that New York City’s efforts to improve air quality were frequently undercut by surrounding municipalities that “have no control programs whatsoever.” Wagner commended Muskie’s national approach to combating air pollution since “the condition of the air cannot be confined within any one city or state.”

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United States. Congress. Senate. Committee on Public Works. "Robert F. Wagner to Edmund S. Muskie Regarding S. 306." Robert F. Wagner to Edmund S. Muskie Regarding S. 306, January 18, 1965; filed with Muskie to Wagner, February 1, 1965, “S. 306 Miscl. Corresp. Re air pollution” folder, Legislative Files, Box 3; Committee on Public Works; 89th Congress; Records of the U.S. Senate, RG 46; National Archives.. Accessed 25 March 2017. http://acsc.lib.udel.edu/items/show/320.

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Robert F. Wagner to Edmund S. Muskie Regarding S. 306

Subject

Motor Vehicle Air Pollution Control and Solid Waste Disposal Act of 1965

Description

Shortly after introducing S. 306, Robert F. Wagner, Mayor of New York, wrote Senator Muskie to express his support for S. 306. The mayor noted that New York City’s efforts to improve air quality were frequently undercut by surrounding municipalities that “have no control programs whatsoever.” Wagner commended Muskie’s national approach to combating air pollution since “the condition of the air cannot be confined within any one city or state.”

Creator

United States. Congress. Senate. Committee on Public Works

Source

Robert F. Wagner to Edmund S. Muskie Regarding S. 306, January 18, 1965; filed with Muskie to Wagner, February 1, 1965, “S. 306 Miscl. Corresp. Re air pollution” folder, Legislative Files, Box 3; Committee on Public Works; 89th Congress; Records of the U.S. Senate, RG 46; National Archives.

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Association of Centers for the Study of Congress

Date

*1965-01-18

Contributor

Center for Legislative Archives, National Archives and Records Administration

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English

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