Thirty-four United States Senators voted against the Economic Opportunity Act of 1964. In this role play assignment, you

Thirty-four United States Senators voted against the Economic Opportunity Act of 1964. In this role play assignment, you will assume the role of one of these senators. Draft two page written remarks in which, speaking as if you were delivering an address on the floor of Congress as one of the senators in 1964, you set forth “your” argument opposing the Economic Opportunity Act of 1964.

these are the readings for the assignment.

http://www.presidency.ucsb.edu/ws/?pid=26787

https://socialwelfare.library.vcu.edu/public-welfare/origins-of-the-state-federal-public-welfare-programs/

https://www.ssa.gov/history/pdf/histdev.pdf

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