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Public Works and Economic Development Act of 1965

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President Lyndon B. Johnson Signs the Housing and Urban Development Act, 8/10/65.

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Why Does the Government Pay for Art?

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Welcome to Fresno Economic Opportunities Commission

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Restoring Economic Growth 1934 Secretary of Labor Frances Perkins

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Special Message to the Congress: The American Promise [on the Voting Rights Act], 3/15/65. MP506.

The Public Works and Economic Development Act of 1965 established the Economic Development Administration in the U.S. Department of Commerce to provide grants to economically distressed communities to support employment and industrial and commercial growth.