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Remarks Upon Signing the Area Redevelopment Act, 1 May 1961

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WH-026-002
Remarks Upon Signing the Area Redevelopment Act, 1 May 1961
1 May 1961
1 audio tape/reel (2 minutes, 55 seconds)
Public Domain
Sound recording of President John F. Kennedy’s remarks in the President’s Office upon signing the Area Redevelopment Act (referred to as the Depressed Areas Bill), a stimulus act targeting areas of chronic unemployment. In his speech President Kennedy announces the appointment of William Batt as Administrator of the Area Redevelopment Administration.
JFKWHA-026-002
Department of Defense. Department of the Army. Office of the Chief Signal Officer. White House Army Signal Agency. (05/01/1954 - 1962)