Huey Long: The Man, His Mission, and Legacy


Subject:
Notable People: Government , Governors , Legislators

Description:
Material about Huey Long, Louisiana's legendary governor and U.S. Senator who was assassinated in 1935 at the age of 42. Features an illustrated biography, background about his programs to modernize and reform Louisiana. Significant programs included public works, expansion of health care options, and the "Share Our Wealth" proposals, which featured public benefit programs such as old-age pensions. From a nonprofit organization founded to educate the public about Huey Long.

Publisher:
Long Legacy Project

Language:
English

Source:
http://www.hueylong.com/


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