Letter from Senator Mike Mansfield to Senator Jennings Randolph

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On January 21, 1965, Senate Majority Leader Mike Mansfield (D-MT) wrote Senator Randolph Jennings (D-WV) urging him to make “a special effort” to complete the subcommittee hearings and report S. 3 to the full committee chaired by Senator Pat McNamara (D-MI). Both Jennings and McNamara heeded Mansfield’s request to help him “get the floor work underway as soon as possible.” The Public Works Committee reported the bill on January 27, 1965 and on February 1, 1965, the Senate passed S. 3 by a 62 to 22 vote.

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Mansfield, Mike, 1903-2001. "Letter from Senator Mike Mansfield to Senator Jennings Randolph." Letter from Senator Mike Mansfield to Senator Jennings Randolph, January 21, 1965; “S. 3 Amendment No 1-(Hart, McCarthy, Mondale and & Nelson, Doc 1) folder, Box 1; Senate Committee on Public Works; 89th Congress; Records of the U.S. Senate, RG 46; National Archives.. Accessed 19 June 2019. http://acsc.lib.udel.edu/items/show/52.

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Letter from Senator Mike Mansfield to Senator Jennings Randolph

Subject

Appalachian Regional Development Act

Description

On January 21, 1965, Senate Majority Leader Mike Mansfield (D-MT) wrote Senator Randolph Jennings (D-WV) urging him to make “a special effort” to complete the subcommittee hearings and report S. 3 to the full committee chaired by Senator Pat McNamara (D-MI). Both Jennings and McNamara heeded Mansfield’s request to help him “get the floor work underway as soon as possible.” The Public Works Committee reported the bill on January 27, 1965 and on February 1, 1965, the Senate passed S. 3 by a 62 to 22 vote.

Creator

Mansfield, Mike, 1903-2001

Source

Letter from Senator Mike Mansfield to Senator Jennings Randolph, January 21, 1965; “S. 3 Amendment No 1-(Hart, McCarthy, Mondale and & Nelson, Doc 1) folder, Box 1; Senate Committee on Public Works; 89th Congress; Records of the U.S. Senate, RG 46; National Archives.

Publisher

Association of Centers for the Study of Congress

Date

1965-01-21

Contributor

Center for Legislative Archives, National Archives and Records Administration

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Language

English

Type

Document

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cfla_0016.jpg

Coverage

Appalachian Mountains