Letter to the Speaker of the House Transmitting a Supplemental Estimate of Appropriation for the District of Columbia.
I have the honor to transmit herewith for the consideration of Congress a supplemental estimate of appropriation for the District of Columbia for the fiscal year 1932, to be immediately available, in the sum of $1,500,000 for beginning the construction of the first unit of the municipal center.
The details of this estimate, the necessity therefor, and the reason for its submission at this time are set forth in the letter of the Director of the Bureau of the Budget transmitted herewith, with whose comments and observations thereon I concur.
The White House,
January 15, 1931.
[The Speaker of the House of Representatives]
Note: The letter and accompanying papers are printed as House Document 720 (71st Cong., 3d sess.).
Herbert Hoover, Letter to the Speaker of the House Transmitting a Supplemental Estimate of Appropriation for the District of Columbia. Online by Gerhard Peters and John T. Woolley, The American Presidency Project https://www.presidency.ucsb.edu/node/211004