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Gonzales Report [Renegotiation Board; Viet Cong Flag Ban]
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Identifier: e_hbg_0068
Title: Gonzales Report [Renegotiation Board; Viet Cong Flag Ban]
Description: Weekly public address from Congressman Henry B. Gonzalez to his constituents in Bexar County, Texas. Comments on a conference report for the daylight savings time bill, extending and strengthening the Contract Renegotiation Board (formerly known as the War Production Board) to avoid profiteering during the Vietnam War, and a future program idea for grants and aid in India proposed by Lyndon Johnson after meeting with Indira Gandhi. Gonzalez talks about applying a similar program to Latin American countries, and also talks about investigating the feasibility of a bill to outlaw the use of the Viet Cong flag in demonstrations in the United States. Has opening with Gonzales climbing the steps of the U.S. Capitol Building. Black and white picture with sound. Writing on leader reads "O/C, 11."
City: Washington (D.C.)
Country: United States
Date: 1966/04/03
Creator: Gonzalez, Henry B.
Source: Gonzalez (Henry B.) Collection
Publisher: Dolph Briscoe Center for American History
Box: 2004-127/333
Folder: 5a
Format: Film negative
Size: 16mm
Duration: 14 minutes, 41 seconds