What did LBJ do

emilyholderness8's version from 2017-06-11 16:48


Education- gave one billion to elementary and secondary schools (public)
Healthcare- Medicare- elderly
                                      Medicaid- poor
Housing- created Housing and Urban development, built 240,000 public housing units
Immigration Reform- 1965, opens doors for non-europenas to settle in the US
The Environment- The Water quality Act 1965, forces states to clean up their rivers and lakes
Consumer Protection- wholesome meat act 1967


SUPREME COURT- Chief Warren protected individual rights
Mapp vs Ohio- need a warrant for search and seizure
                                                              -Escobedo v Illinois- attorney present while under questioning
Miranda v Arizona- must be read your rights