Press release: “Democrats Slate First Constitutional Amendment Vote”

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Title

Press release: “Democrats Slate First Constitutional Amendment Vote”

Subject

Busing for school integration
Moakley, John Joseph, 1927-2001
United States. Congress

Description

This press release announces that a Democratic Caucus meeting has been scheduled in Congress “for a recorded vote on forced busing,” which would be the first step towards the passage of a constitutional amendment that would ban forced busing entirely. It describes Congressman Moakley’s work in setting up the caucus vote and details the numbers required for the vote to pass.

Creator

Moakley, John Joseph

Source

Congressman John Joseph Moakley Papers, 1926-2001 (MS100)
Series 07.03 Public Relations: Press Releases, Box 2 Folder 42

Publisher

John Joseph Moakley Archive & Institute at Suffolk University, Boston, Mass.

Date

November 1975

Contributor

Kintz, Laura

Rights

Copyright is retained by the creators of items in this collection, or their descendants, as stipulated by United States copyright law. This item is made available for research and educational purposes by the Moakley Archive & Institute. Prior permission is required for any commercial use.

Relation

View the finding aid to the John Joseph Moakley Papers for more information (PDF).             

Format

JPEG (Image coding standard)

Language

English

Type

Press release

Identifier

DI-0989

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Original Format

Press release

Files

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Citation

Moakley, John Joseph, “Press release: “Democrats Slate First Constitutional Amendment Vote”,” Stark & Subtle Divisions: A Collaborative History of Segregation in Boston, accessed November 27, 2021, https://bosdesca.omeka.net/items/show/322.