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been Secretary of
Did they give any reason?
I don't recall, but I think they were just not interested in the subject.
This Committee has been very useful in the course of this last 11 years we have gone
from 10 million five to about 140 million for training and research in the National
Mental Health Institute and President Kennedy has given an additional increase for
the Mental Health Institute in this oncoming fiscal '64 budget. (Jane, please put in
the figure.) The House cut it a little, but it may pass in full, and it will be
somewhere in the neighborhood of 190 million dollars. Now, this is quite a change
Mrs. Lasker, in the press some weeks ago there was an article about Dr. Felix and his
attitude toward research and so forth in connection with mental health.
Do you know Dr. Felix?
Yes. Would you want to comment on that?
Do you know him well?
Fairly well. I did at one point.
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