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Writing from his desk in Washington, the Congressman signs a typed letter urging, "favorable and expeditious handling."
Typed Letter Signed: "Joseph Addabbo", in blue ink, 1 page. Washington, D.C., June 18, 1973. On official letterhead of the Congress of the United States, U.S. House of Representatives, in full: "Dear Doctor Goldberg: I wish to urge favorable and expeditious handling be given the attached request received from Ms. Helene M. Lloyd, Assistant Superintendent, Board of Education, City of New York [item not included]. Your comments after reading Ms. Lloyd's request will be appreciated. Thank you. Sincerely yours." Joseph Patrick Addabbo (1925-1986) was a New York City politician who served as a Democratic U. S. Representative from 1961 until his death in 1986. Representing New York City's 7th District, Addabbo was a Queens native who earned a degree at St. John's Law School, practicing law until he was elected in 1960. In office he also served as the Chairman of the United States House Appropriations Subcommittee on Defense. He is most known for fervently opposing President Reagan's excessive military spending increases. His efforts were largely unsuccessful; however, Addabbo did achieve to eliminate funding for MX and Pershing missiles in 1982. Normal mailing folds. Secretarial stamp on verso, shows through. Staple holes at left corner. Otherwise, fine condition.

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Born: March 17, 1925 in New York City, New York
Died: April 10, 1986 in Washington, District of Columbia

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