Speaker: Alan S. Boyd
Date: May 15, 1969
Member and chairman of the Civil Aeronautics Board (1959-1965, 1961-1965). Undersecretary of Commerce for Transportation (1965-1967). Campaigned in 1966 to establish a cabinet-level Department of Transportation and became Secretary of Transportation (1967-1969), which allowed him to support Johnson?s tax surcharge.