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    Natural resources: Rural electricity
    Papers of John F. Kennedy. Pre-Presidential Papers. Presidential Campaign Files, 196011 February 1959-17 March 1960

    This folder contains statements and speeches given by Senator John F. Kennedy in North Dakota, Washington, D.C., and Wisconsin concerning the Rural Electrification Administration (REA) Cooperative program, interest rates for the program, and the need for affordable electric power in rural communities.

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    Economic and interest rates
    Papers of John F. Kennedy. Pre-Presidential Papers. Presidential Campaign Files, 1960July 1959: 15-17, undated

    This folder contains reports and statements concerning the economy and interest rates.

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    Urban problems: Housing
    Papers of John F. Kennedy. Pre-Presidential Papers. Presidential Campaign Files, 196021 October 1959

    This folder contains copies of remarks made by Senator John F. Kennedy at a Portland Realty Board luncheon. In his speech Senator Kennedy discusses issues affecting the housing industry including population growth and high interest rates, and proposes legislative tools to stimulate the industry, such as increasing the Federal Housing Administration...

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    Agriculture: REA coops
    Papers of John F. Kennedy. Pre-Presidential Papers. Presidential Campaign Files, 19601960: 6 February-1 September

    This folder contains press releases and copies of speeches given by Senator John F. Kennedy in North Dakota and Wisconsin concerning high interest rates for farmers and the importance of strengthening REA (Rural Electrification Administration) cooperatives.

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    Social Security and depressed areas: Better Homes for Better America
    Papers of John F. Kennedy. Pre-Presidential Papers. Presidential Campaign Files, 19609 February 1960

    This folder contains copies of a speech titled, “Better Housing for a Better America,” given by Senator John F. Kennedy at a Democratic State Central Committee luncheon in Roseburg, Oregon. In his speech Senator Kennedy discusses the need to provide suitable housing for all Americans and introduces a five-point housing program that includes lower i...

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    Economics: Interest rates and tight money
    Papers of John F. Kennedy. Pre-Presidential Papers. Presidential Campaign Files, 19601960: 10 February-22 April

    This folder contains copies of speeches given by Senator John F. Kennedy in Arizona, Oregon, and Wisconsin concerning the detrimental effect of high interest rates on the economy, particularly affecting small business, private and public construction, and delayed economic growth.

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    Ohio, 1960: 16 October-4 November
    Papers of John F. Kennedy. Pre-Presidential Papers. Presidential Campaign Files, 19601960: 16 October-4 November

    This folder contains speeches given by Senator John F. Kennedy in Ohio regarding industrial, agricultural, and Federal employment; interest rates; Communism; the economy; and a need for strong Democratic leadership to achieve progress. Also included in this folder is Senator Kennedy’s travel itinerary for campaign stops around the state.

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    Council of Economic Advisers (CEA), 1961: January-March
    Papers of John F. Kennedy. Presidential Papers. President's Office Files.6 December 1960-21 March 1961, undated

    This folder contains material collected by the office of President John F. Kennedy's secretary, Evelyn Lincoln, concerning the Council of Economic Advisers (CEA). Topics include the Federal Reserve, interest rates, international monetary reform, and the economic recovery program. Also included in this folder is an issue of PCA (Pennsylvania Citizen...

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    1 February 1961
    Papers of John F. Kennedy. Presidential Papers. President's Office Files.1961: 31 January-1 February

    This folder contains material collected by the office of President John F. Kennedy's secretary, Evelyn Lincoln, concerning the President's News Conference of February 1, 1961 (News Conference 2). President Kennedy began the press conference by expressing the Kennedys' gratitude for the numerous congratulatory letters and telegrams they had received...

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    Press Conference, 1 February 1961
    White House Audio Collection1 February 1961

    Sound recording of the President's News Conference of February 1, 1961 (News Conference 2). President Kennedy begins the press conference by expressing the Kennedys’ gratitude for the numerous congratulatory letters and telegrams they have received. This statement is followed by several announcements concerning the lifting of international travel r...

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