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Gonzales Report [Inter-American Development Bank Bill; HemisFair; San Antonio]
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Identifier: e_hbg_0070
Title: Gonzales Report [Inter-American Development Bank Bill; HemisFair; San Antonio]
Description: Weekly public address from Congressman Henry B. Gonzalez to his constituents in Bexar County, Texas. Discusses hearings for the "Increased Participation by the United States in the Inter-American Development Bank" bill [H.R. 15364], which was co-sponsored by Gonzalez as part of his work for the Subcommittee on International Finance of the House Banking and Currency Committee. Outlines testimony from Father Daniel McClellan, who established credit unions in Peru, the Free Trade Union Movement and Henry Bagolian [sp] of the American & Foreign Power Co., Inc. and the Council for Latin America for Private Enterprise. Gonzalez also talks about HemisFair, San Antonio’s role in cultural blending, and his pledge to bring prosperity to San Antonio. He acknowledges WOAI-TV, KENS-TV and KWEX-TV for providing airtime, and mentions that the program is recorded in the studio of the House of Representatives, and that he pays $350 a month to produce his television and radio reports. Also says that the guest for his next program will be Ambassador Sol M. Linowitz. Black and white picture with sound. Leader reads, "2532 Gonzalez."
City: Washington (D.C.)
Country: United States
Date: circa 1967
Creator: Gonzalez, Henry B.
Source: Gonzalez (Henry B.) Collection
Publisher: Dolph Briscoe Center for American History
Box: 2004-127/329
Folder: 5
Format: Film negative
Size: 16mm
Duration: 13 minutes, 10 seconds