How did Kennedy's death affect his New Frontier proposals? What was the relationship between the New Frontier and the Great Society?© BrainMass Inc. brainmass.com October 10, 2019, 3:30 am ad1c9bdddf
The death of John F. Kennedy in 1963 only seems, perhaps, to have delayed his New Frontier proposals. According to an article on ushistory.org, "...the ideas and proposals [Kennedy] supported survived his assassination. Medicare, federal support for education, and wilderness protection all became part of Lyndon Johnson's Great Society" ...
Brief discussion of the legacy of John F. Kennedy's New Frontier program and its relationship to Lyndon Johnson's Great Society program. Links to pertinent websites are also provided.