88th Congress (1963-1965)

President: John F. Kennedy (D-MA) /

Lyndon B. Johnson (D-TX)

House Majority Party: Democrat

House Majority Seats: 258 out of 435

House Speaker: Rep. John W. McCormack (D-MA)

 

Vice President: Lyndon B. Johnson (D-TX) /

(none)

Senate Majority Party: Democrat 

Senate Majority Seats: 66 out of 100

Senate Majority Leader: Sen. Mike Mansfield (D-MT)

Enactments:

Equal Pay Act

Aid to Medical Schools

Mental Retardation Facilities and Community Mental Health Centers Construction Act of 1963

Higher Education Facilities Act of 1963

Clean Air Act

Vocational Education Act of 1963

Legislative Branch Appropriations Act of 1963

Agriculture Appropriations Act of 1963

Revenue Act of 1964

Presidential Transition Act

Agricultural Act of 1964

Civil Rights Act of 1964

 

Enactments (cont):

Urban Mass Transportation Act

Gulf of Tonkin Resolution

Economic Opportunity Act of 1964

Legislative Branch Appropriations Act of 1964

Executive Branch Appropriations Act of 1964

Food Stamp Act of 1964

Agriculture Appropriations Act of 1964

Wilderness Act of 1964

Land and Water Conservation Fund Act

Nurse Training Act of 1964