Strengthening U.S.-Japanese Ties

Strengthening U.S.-Japanese Ties

Japanese Prime Minister Eisaku Sato meets with President Nixon at the Western White House in San Clemente on January 6, …read more

Nixon Takes the World to the Great Beyond

Nixon Takes the World to the Great Beyond

President Nixon and Soviet Premier Alexei Kosygin sign the Cooperation in Space Agreement on May 24, 1972 With the end of …read more

Nixon: Congressman Bush to be U.S. Representative to United Nations

Nixon: Congressman Bush to be U.S. Representative to United Nations

Congressman Bush, President Nixon, and Ambassador Yost at President’s Announcement Dec. 11, 1970 At noon on December 11, 1970, President Nixon …read more

The Path to Ending the Draft

The Path to Ending the Draft

President Nixon signs the amendment to the Military Selective Service Act of 1967 on November 26, 1969. On November 26, 1969, …read more

President Nixon Pushes Through D.C. Metro

President Nixon Pushes Through D.C. Metro

We need these freeways, and we need the Metro–badly. I have always believed, and today reaffirm my belief, that the …read more

RN Fights Organized Crime

RN Fights Organized Crime

Democratic Senator John L. McClellan (far right) from Arkansas sponsored the OCCA in Congress as the bill passed both houses …read more

DefCon III

DefCon III

Secretary of State Henry Kissinger briefs President Nixon on the Middle East Peace talks. On October 21, 1973 Henry A. Kissinger, …read more

Operation Nickel Grass: Turning Point of the Yom Kippur War

Operation Nickel Grass: Turning Point of the Yom Kippur War

The U.S. Air Force shipped 22,395 tons of tanks, artillery, ammunition, and supplies to Israel aboard C-141 Starlifters and C-5 …read more

41 Years Ago Today: The Yom Kippur War Begins

41 Years Ago Today: The Yom Kippur War Begins

Forty-one years ago today, the deadliest Arab-Israeli military conflict commenced with a surprise attack, coordinated mainly by Egypt and Syria, …read more