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Chris Matthews Compares Obama And Nixon

For nearly fifteen years, television viewers have watched politico-turned-journalist Chris Matthews deliver his impressive lungpower on the talk show Hardball, first on CNBC, then MSNBC.  Probably every block in the country has at least one resident who can do a...

Virginia H. Knauer, 1915-2011

On October 16, Virginia H. Knauer died at her home in Washington; only late last week did obituaries start to appear from coast to coast noting her passing.  Ms. Knauer had a long and distinguished career, which had among its highlights the fact that, from 1969 until...

Rove Talks 2012 in the East Room

Fox News commentator and former Bush Senior Adviser Karl Rove spoke before a large audience Thursday at the Nixon Library, where he discussed President Obama's job performance and Republican prospects for victory in 2012. Afterward he signed copies of his bestselling...

Secretary Clinton On Asia Today

In the October 1967 issue of Foreign Affairs, an article appeared under the byline of Richard Nixon, "Asia After Viet Nam."  (The two-word spelling of this country's name was what the magazine's editors favored, but here I'll use the more familiar form.)  At that time...