Podcast: John Price on President Nixon’s Health Care Strategy

Podcast: John Price on President Nixon’s Health Care Strategy

President Nixon signs the National Cancer Act on December 23, 1971. (Richard Nixon Presidential Library) John Price was Executive Director of …read more

Podcast: Michael Massing on Nixon’s Drug Policy

Podcast: Michael Massing on Nixon’s Drug Policy

“The Fix: Under the Nixon Administration, America Had an Effective Drug Policy. WE SHOULD RESTORE IT.” “New York City alone has …read more

The Nixon Comprehensive Health Insurance Plan

The Nixon Comprehensive Health Insurance Plan

“Without adequate health care, no one can make full use of his or her talents and …read more

Nixon Devotes Nationwide Effort to Finding Cancer Cure

Nixon Devotes Nationwide Effort to Finding Cancer Cure

In 1971, President Nixon signed the National Cancer Act, designed to implement a series of reforms that would provide more …read more

Nixon’s “Report of Study and Surveys of the Hazards to Human Health…”

Nixon’s “Report of Study and Surveys of the Hazards to Human Health…”

As a follow-up to the first annual report of the Council on Environmental Quality transmitted in 1970, President Nixon released …read more