Dear Congressman Abbitt

“Dear Congressman Abbitt”

Virginians and National Politics, 1948-1973

Remarks Given on the Floor of the House of Representatives

Title

Remarks Given on the Floor of the House of Representatives

Description

These remarks, given by Abbitt, indicate that Abbitt was against the government providing welfare aid to "certain groups." Abbitt believed that a spirit of paternalism would lead to an increase in the popularity of socialism and less control of free enterprise.

Creator

Abbitt, Watkins Moorman 1908-1998

Date

1960-08-22

Relation

Congressman Watkins Moorman Abbitt Papers

Type

Text

Spatial Coverage

Washington D.C.

Files

Citation

Abbitt, Watkins Moorman 1908-1998, “Remarks Given on the Floor of the House of Representatives,” Dear Congressman Abbitt, accessed September 23, 2017, http://abbitt.richmond.edu/items/show/330.

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