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1964 RNC Presidential Nomination Acceptance Speech People

By Barry Goldwater

Barry Goldwater

Once upon a time, in a land far, far away, a baby boy was born to a shopkeeper and his...

Lyndon B. Johnson

There are two sides to every coin. On one side of the coin that was Lyndon Baines Johnson, 36th...

Nelson Rockefeller

Yes, those Rockefellers. As the son of one of the most influential dudes in American business,...

Bill Miller

Maybe for some people it's cool to run for Vice President. That's probably less true when one of...

Henry Cabot Lodge, Jr.

Guess who beat Henry Cabot Lodge, Jr. in Massachusetts' 1952 senatorial election? None other than...

William Scranton

This guy has a seriously impressive family lineage. He's so American, his family came over on the...

Harry Jaffa

Harry Jaffa made a career out of writing about influential figures in American political history....

Karl Hess

Hess was raised by a single mother who encouraged him to read and think and explore much more...