Senator Ralph Yarborough appointed Hiram Moon, Tony Sykora, Hank Brown, Roy Evans, Nick Kurko and R.S. Vinall to a committee charged with lobbying to nominate Hubert Humphrey and Edmund Muskie in the Democratic primary.
Fort Worth Labor News; Labor Unions Texas 20th Century; Southern Labor History 20th Century; Labor Unions-Texas-Fort Worth; Kennard, Don; Gladden, Don; Texas Senate; Texas Legislature; Texas Department of Labor; Bureau of Labor Statistics
Don Kennard, a Texas State Senator from Fort Worth, proposed the creation of a State Department of Labor to replace the Bureau of Labor Statistics and to consolidate enforcement of all labor legislation. Another Senator from Fort Worth, Don...
Fort Worth Labor News; Labor Unions-Texas-20th Century; Southern Labor History-20th Century; Labor Unions-Texas-Fort Worth; Bentsen, Lloyd; Sifford, J.W.; Tarrant County Central Labor Council; Bush, George; United States Senate; Elections
After Lloyd Bentsen won the Democratic primary, J.W. Sifford, president of the Tarrant County Central Labor Council, reported that organized labor would consider backing Republican George Bush for United States Senator.