Nixon’s Revolutionary Vision for American Governance

Nixon’s Revolutionary Vision for American Governance

Introduction President Nixon, though possessing the instincts and speaking the increasingly conservative language of the mainstream Republican Party all his life …read more

Why Nixon Matters: A Model for the Next Great Statesman

Why Nixon Matters: A Model for the Next Great Statesman

Here at Nixon Foundation, we’ve made efforts to examine President Nixon’s policy legacy and discuss its relevance in the America …read more

Managing as President: Nixon Creates the Office of Management and Budget (OMB)

Managing as President: Nixon Creates the Office of Management and Budget (OMB)

Participants included former Secretary of the Treasury Paul O’Neill, who also served as assistant director of OMB in the Nixon …read more

Richard Nixon and the Creation of the Modern Presidency

Richard Nixon and the Creation of the Modern Presidency

January 29, 2014: An on-stage discussion featuring Andrew M. Rouse, Executive Director of President Nixon’s Advisory Council on Executive Organization …read more

Nixon and Moynihan: A Partnership Ahead of Partisanship

Nixon and Moynihan: A Partnership Ahead of Partisanship

To plant the seeds of bureaucratic reform, President Nixon sought after advisors who were characterized by intellectual pugnacity and a …read more

Nixon for a New Urban Landscape

Nixon for a New Urban Landscape

On March 5, 1972, President Nixon delivered a Special Message to the Congress onSpecial Revenue Sharing for Urban Community Development. Continuing …read more

Energy Consciousness Awakens During Nixon Presidency

Energy Consciousness Awakens During Nixon Presidency

“We passed a milestone of national awareness when we recognized for the first time that the bounty of energy resources …read more

Treating the Demand Side of the Drug War

Treating the Demand Side of the Drug War

In April, the Office of National Drug Control Policy requested a $25.4 billion budget for 2014. The total budget would …read more

Welfare Reform Begins with Nixon Administration

Welfare Reform Begins with Nixon Administration

“Our States and cities find themselves sinking in a welfare quagmire, as caseloads increase, as costs escalate, and as the …read more

Asking ‘The Question” on Women in Government

Asking ‘The Question” on Women in Government

On February 6, 1969, the East Room was packed with male reporters and just a few female reporters. The press …read more