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[Tony Cluff Background Material for Dallas Securities Association Dinner, Sept. 11,1975]

Description: Edit of Remarks of Senator Tower Before the Dallas Securities Association Dinner, Sept. 12,1975. Economic growth; jobs; income; unemployment; savings and investment needs; capital investment; tax system; interest rates; housing starts; securities industry; banking committee. Tony Cluff was a Tower aide and banking counsel.
Date: September 11, 1975
Creator: Cluff, Tony
Partner: Southwestern University

[National Association of Home Builders Legislative Report, January 16, 1974]

Description: Legislative report created by Lewis Cenker and Burton C. Wood to inform members of the National Association of Home Builders of legislative bills that may be passed during the second session of the 93rd Congress that would impact home builders. The bills described cover a wide array of topics, including energy, labor, land, and financial policies. Home builders are encouraged to support measures that would be most favorable to them.
Date: January 16, 1974
Creator: National Association of Home Builders
Partner: Southwestern University

[Draft: John Tower Speech to National Association of Home Builders and NE Retail Lumbermen's Association about proposed economic program, 1975?]

Description: Draft. See [John Tower Speech to National Assoc. of Home Builders and NE Retail Lumbermen's Assoc. about proposed economic program, 1975?]. Price supports, inflation, windfall-profits tax, excise taxes, oil consumption, conservation, credits for housing industry. Draft is heavily edited.
Date: 197u
Creator: Tower, John G. (John Goodwin), 1925-1991
Partner: Southwestern University

[Edited Version of John Tower Speech to Small Business Professionals about the Small Business Administration, June 16, 1975]

Description: Speech given by John Tower to small business professionals. Senator Tower discusses how small businesses are good for the economy and could help alleviate current issues. However, Tower perceives three factors that hold back small businesses: federal regulation, high taxes, and federal subsidy programs that have limited impact. He proposes that the national commission on small business should study the effect of federal regulations on small businesses, the effectiveness of federal subsidy programs, and alternative solutions to create a favorable economic environment for small business. The Small Business Administration should serve as a information and resource center for small businesses to learn about ways to effectively compete.
Date: June 16, 1975
Creator: Tower, John G. (John Goodwin), 1925-1991
Partner: Southwestern University

[John Tower Edited Speech on Educational Policy given to the Classroom Teachers Association in Rosenberg, Texas, October 18, 1965]

Description: Speech proposing that establishing interstate educational compacts nationwide will help states alleviate the confusing and multifarious processes for creating educational policy. He specifically promotes the compact model created by James Bryant Conant, a professor and former president of Harvard University.
Date: October 18, 1965
Creator: Tower, John G. (John Goodwin), 1925-1991
Partner: Southwestern University

[John Tower Edited Speech on Right to Work given to the Texas-Oklahoma Kiwanis Convention General Assembly in Lubbock, Texas, September 24, 1965]

Description: Speech arguing in favor of retaining Section 14b of the Taft-Hartley Act, which protects the right to work without joining a union, and opposing the labor bosses who want this law repealed.
Date: September 24, 1965
Creator: Tower, John G. (John Goodwin), 1925-1991
Partner: Southwestern University

[John Tower Edited Speech on Soviet Military Technology given to the Texas AFL-CIO Summer Youth Citizenship Conference at St. Edward's University in Austin, Texas, June 18, 1965]

Description: Speech explaining the ways in which Senator Tower agrees and disagrees with labor goals and asserting that he and labor have the common cause of opposing Communism. Argues that the Soviet Union has surprised the world with the development of solid fuel rockets and massive air transport vessels and that the United States needs to better anticipate Soviet technological advances.
Date: June 18, 1965
Creator: Tower, John G. (John Goodwin), 1925-1991
Partner: Southwestern University

[John Tower remarks on Federal Assistance to schools, 197u]

Description: Speech; education; school financing; Texas school districts; Impact Aid Program; Bilingual Program; legislation S. 3172, tax credit; legislation S. 1543, tax credit; measure, funding plan for parents and their children's future education modeled after Keough Act.
Date: 197u
Creator: Tower, John G. (John Goodwin), 1925-1991
Partner: Southwestern University

[John Tower Report to Texans about End of Congress 1971?]

Description: Speech; Housing legislation; Urban Community Development Revenue Sharing proposal S. 1618; Economic Stabilization Act of 1971; Armed Services - move towards all-volunteer force by mid-1973; Armed Forces bills; Labor Law reform; Health Manpower Act; Emergency Public Interest Act; Social security; Retirement; Texas.
Date: 197u
Creator: Tower, John G. (John Goodwin), 1925-1991
Partner: Southwestern University

[John Tower Speech about A Constitutional Amendment to Restore the Power of the Police, 196u]

Description: Speech; Commission on Law Enforcement and the Administration of Justice; Law reform; S. J. Res. 22, proposed amendment to the United States Constitution; Right of interrogation and safeguards against abuses of this right; Miranda v. Arizona, 384 U.S., 436, 538; Voluntary confessions.
Date: 196u
Creator: Tower, John G. (John Goodwin), 1925-1991
Partner: Southwestern University