Interview with Harry McPherson
QUESTION 2
INTERVIEWER:

Was it an exciting time to be in the White House?

HARRY MCPHERSON:

It was tremendous. There were all kinds of problems that came up as a result of the passage of many of these Civil Rights laws. Let me give you an example: the 1964 Civil Rights Act contains a provision known as Title 6 which says no federal funds shall be granted to any agency or organization that discriminates on grounds of race or sex. The, shortly after that, the, ah, Medicare Act was passed--