Speaker: Oren Harris
Date: September 3, 1973
Democratic Representative from Arkansas (1941-1966). As Chairman of the Interstate Foreign Commerce Committee (1956-1966), Harris often opposed what he deemed to be excessive grants of power to federal regulatory commissions â€" such as the Securities and Exchange and the Interstate Commerce Commissions in 1964. With Johnson's nomination, served as a federal district judge in Arkansas (1965-1966).