Older Americans Act


Title:
Older Americans Act
Creator:
Fogarty, John Edward, 1913-1967
Date:
27 January 1965
Description:
In this speech to the House, Fogarty reviewed the very slow progress of national legislation to provide services for older citizens during the past fifteen years, and asked for his colleagues' support for the Older Americans Act. (The act was passed in 1965, seven years after Fogarty introduced a bill for a White House Conference on Aging.)
Original Repository:
Phillips Memorial Library, Special and Archival Collections at Providence College
Location:
Box: 14b. Folder: 8
Rights:
Public Domain
Genre:
Speeches
Format:
Text
Extent:
5 pages
Language:
English
Legacy Source Citation:
Original Repository. Phillips Memorial Library, Special and Archival Collections at Providence College. 12898. URL. http://www.providence.edu/LIBRARY/spcol/
Legacy ID:
HRBBKN
NLM ID:
101743404X157
Profiles Collection:
The John E. Fogarty Papers
Story Section:
"Mr. Public Health": Later Career, 1960-1967