RN Appoints Daniel Patrick Moynihan

RN Appoints Daniel Patrick Moynihan

When RN won the election in 1968, he was interested in populating his cabinet with Democrats so that he would …read more

RN Outlines Policy for 1968

RN Outlines Policy for 1968

Portrait of Richard M. Nixon, c. 1967. In August, 1967, Vice President Nixon created an outline of the policies that he …read more

Pat Buchanan Talks “The Greatest Comeback”

Pat Buchanan Talks “The Greatest Comeback”

Legendary political commentator and New York Times best selling author Pat Buchanan came to the Richard Nixon Library on July …read more

RN’s Vision for the GOP

RN’s Vision for the GOP

President Nixon prided himself in campaigning not only for his own political ambitions, but for the greater good of the …read more

The Long Battle for the ERA and Constitutional Equality

The Long Battle for the ERA and Constitutional Equality

In 1921, Alice Paul of the National Women’s Party drafted the Equal Rights Amendment for constitutional gender equality. The original …read more

My Friend, Len Garment

My Friend, Len Garment

Garment recruited the author to President Nixon’s 1968 presidential campaign (Getty).  It is said that when the novelist John O’Hara learned …read more

Former DoD Official: Keep Nixon’s Army

Former DoD Official: Keep Nixon’s Army

In the Washington Post, Washington lawyer and former DoD consultant Elliot Feldman argues for the permanence of the all-volunteer force: The …read more

Victory Speech 1968

Victory Speech 1968

November 6, 1968: President Nixon gives his 1968 election victory speech.

The Nixon Answer: Southern Town Hall

The Nixon Answer: Southern Town Hall

In a live telecast, Richard Nixon faces a panel of Georgia citizens asking the questions they want answered. Filmed in …read more

A Time to Begin – Nixon in New Hampshire 1968

A Time to Begin – Nixon in New Hampshire 1968

Compilation footage of Richard Nixon kicking off his campaign in February 1968. A work of John Donaldson Productions. From …read more