Creator

Stuart McDonald

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Publisher

Grand Forks Herald

Creation Date

5-16-1965

Description

Cartoon depicts a rich man holding a bag, "Federal Funds" behind his back as he remarks, "We Favor Cutbacks in Government Spending!! (Someplace Else)." President Lyndon B. Johnson asked Congress to give pay increases costing $853 million a year to military personnel and federal white collar workers.

Subject

Cartoons (Commentary); Political cartoons

Places Depicted

United States

Organizations Depicted

United States. Congress

People Depicted

Johnson, Lyndon B. (Lyndon Baines), 1908-1973

Rights

Elwyn B. Robinson Department of Special Collections, Chester Fritz Library, University of North Dakota

Keywords

Federal Spending, Federal Budget, United States, Lyndon B. Johnson, Congress, Pay Increases, Civil Service Employees, Military Personnel, Budget, Civil servants, Rich people, Officials and employees, Fiscal policy, Bags, Military personnel

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