JFK and LBJ as “chief legislators” for the 1964 civil rights bill

JFK and LBJ as “chief legislators” for the 1964 civil rights bill

Comparing and contrasting JFK and LBJ and chief legislators on initiating and supporting the 1964 Civil Rights Act. Must include: – Comparisons on their support of the bill – Comparisons on their experience in passing the bill – JFK’s death as a policy window – LBJ and the filibuster A rough outline will be provided.