Press Conference, 6 March 1963

Press Conference, 6 March 1963
6 March 1963
1 audio tape/reel (31 minutes)
Public Domain
Sound recording of the President’s News Conference of March 6, 1963 (News Conference 51). The President begins the press conference urging Congress to support three new bills: the Youth Employment Opportunities bill; a medical bill that provided funding for medical schools and students; and a bill to combat mental illness and retardation. Following this announcement the President answers questions on a variety of topics including proposed tax cut legislation; the nuclear test ban treaty; progress of Soviet troop withdrawal from Cuba; the Chamizal zone in El Paso, Texas; and the employment status of the four Americans who died during the Bay of Pigs invasion.
Department of Defense. Defense Communications Agency. White House Communications Agency. (1962 - 06/25/1991)