Tag Archives: 1972 Presidential Election

PBS: Watergate Plus 30- Shadow of History

“WATERGATE PLUS 30 Part 1″ From Chris Belch The Watergate burglary was short of just the tip of the iceberg as far as what happened during the Nixon Administration especially the White House. And without the Nixon coverup, we may of … Continue reading

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Warner Vod: Video: All the President’s Men 1976 Trailer: A Movie About a Scandal That Took Down a Presidency

. This post was originally posted at FreeStateExtra on Blogger If you like movies based on true stories, then All The President’s Men is a great movie if you like movies with great writing, then All The President’s Men is … Continue reading

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Mike Gardner: Video: NBC’s The Today Show: George Wallace on the Eve of the 1972 Florida Primary

This post was originally posted at The New Democrat on Blogger If George Wallace couldn’t win in Florida in 1972, he wasn’t going to win anywhere outside of Alabama. Because Florida looked like Alabama, Mississippi and South Carolina culturally and … Continue reading

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Mike Gardner: Video: CBS Evening News: Ohio 1972 Presidential Democratic Primary

This post was originally posted at The New Democrat on Blogger The Democratic Party didn’t have a traditional frontrunner for president in 1972. They were out of the White House and even though Hubert Humphrey who was their nominee for … Continue reading

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Bocatek Videos: Lou Gordon Interviews Governor George C. Wallace in 1972

This post was originally posted at The New Democrat on Blogger Lou Gordon giving Governor George Wallace of Alabama a very tough interview in 1972. I just wish this video showed the entire video, but Governor Wallace again running for … Continue reading

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WTTW-TV Chicago: Video: Chicago Tonight: John Callaway Interviewing Senator George McGovern, in 1978

. Source:The New Democrat If George McGovern was a loser, than America needs a lot more losers just like him. When it comes to knowledge, experience and judgement, because he is one of the finest people America has ever produced. … Continue reading

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Carla Thony Online: Video: Martha Mitchell: The Loud Belle of Watergate

. This post was originally posted at FRS Daily Post on WordPress According to Martha Mitchell the wife of John Mitchell, the scandal that was dubbed Watergate in 1972 by the American media was planned by the Richard Nixon presidential … Continue reading

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C-SPAN: Video: NBC News-1973 U.S. Senate Watergate Committee: James McCord Testimony

. This post was originally posted at FreeStatePlus on WordPress This was extremely important the Senate Watergate Committee hearings in 1973. Because it gave Americans an inside look through their TV’s at how their Congress operates. At least on the … Continue reading

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CBS News: Face The Nation With Bob Schieffer: The Confident Defeat That Wasn’t

Source: CBS News: Face The Nation With Bob Schieffer: The Confident Defeat That Wasn’t The fact is there wasn’t any Democrat who could even beat President Nixon in 1972, or even give him a tough race, was because of the … Continue reading

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EFAN: Video: George McGovern’s 1972 Democratic Convention Acceptance Speech

EFAN: Video: George McGovern’s 1972 Democratic Convention Acceptance Speech Former U.S. Senator George McGovern, who served a total of twenty-two years in Congress. Served in the House of Representatives from 1957-61, before serving in the Kennedy Administration from 1961-63, then … Continue reading

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