Tag Archives: 1988 Presidential Election

David Seaton: Ron Paul Interview 1988- Ron Paul’s Libertarian Vision

Source: This piece was originally posted at The New Democrat Ron Paul, sounding less radical even as a Libertarian than I was expecting from him in 1988. He was talking about eliminating the income tax, which is something I would … Continue reading

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Crash Course: Video: George H.W. Bush and The End of The Cold War

. George H.W. Bush is fascinating to me even if his personality comes off as more stale, which is surprising because he does have a very good sense of humor and is a very likable man. That people close to … Continue reading

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All David Letterman: Video: CBS’s The Late Show: Mike Wallace on Things in 1988

. As far as the 1988 vice presidential debate between Senator Lloyd Bentsen and Dan Quayle, people who believe Dan Quayle won that debate and would find him to be an acceptable Vice President and more important President of the … Continue reading

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Mark Russell PBS: Mark Russell Special: A Look Back at 1987

. This post was originally posted at FRS Daily Times on Blogger 1987 a year that I was eleven years old for the most of it, there you have it my age, now see if you can add 24 years … Continue reading

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20th Century Vision: Video: PBS MacNeil/Lehrer Report: 1988 Iowa Caucus, Democratic Candidates

This post was originally posted at The New Democrat on Blogger Governor Michael Dukakis looked like the clear Democratic nominee for President as early as the summer of 1987 and was never really seriously challenged for that nomination. Representative Dick … Continue reading

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Jim Heath: Video: CBS News: Dan Rather-George H.W. Bush Showdown in 1988

This post was originally posted at The New Democrat on Blogger If you are familiar with the old CNN version of Crossfire from the 1980s and 1990s, this is what it looks like. Where the two debaters let’s say aren’t … Continue reading

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Yaluc SD: Video: PBS Firing Line: Bill Buckley Interviewing Ron Paul on Foreign Policy and Taxes in 1988

Rik Schneider on Google+ The New Democrat on Facebook The New Democrat on Twitter Where Ron Paul loses me is when he comes out in favor of abolishing the CIA, an organization without which we would never have won the … Continue reading

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