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Congressman Prentiss Walker on the Democratic Party

KLFY Channel 10 Lafayette



Genre: News

Place Covered: Southwest Region, Louisiana, Lafayette, Lafayette Parish, Louisiana

Copyright Holder: Louisiana Department of State

Date Issued: 1966-04

Duration: 00:00:47

Subjects: DEMOCRATIC PARTY | MISSISSIPPI | VIETNAM | Walker, Prentiss Lafayette, 1917-1998 | Vietnam War


Congressman Prentiss Walker of Mississippi speaking about the Democratic Party's wasteful spending in its poverty and head start programs. He states that only 20% of spending goes to the poor, whereas 80% goes to the bureaucrats. Congressman Walker also speaks about the Democratic Party's mismanagement in Vietnam, following years of policies of containment and appeasement.