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A Life of Trial and Redemption
about V.P. Joe Biden (2010)
No Apology
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Young Guns
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The Path to Prosperity
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Promises to Keep
by Vice Pres. Joe Biden (2007)
The Audacity of Hope
by Pres. Barack Obama (2006)
Turnaround
by Gov. Mitt Romney (2004)
Dreams from My Father
by Pres. Barack Obama (1996)

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Pres. Nixon's State of the Union messages to Congress, 1970-1974


Click here for 16 full quotes from Richard Nixon in the book Pres. Nixon's State of the Union speeches.
OR click on an issue category below for a subset.
    Excerpts from State of the Union speeches by President Richard Nixon:

  • January 22, 1970
  • January 22, 1971
  • January 20, 1972
  • January 30, 1974

 OnTheIssues.org excerpts:  (click on issues for details)
Abortion
    Define the nature and extent of the basic rights of privacy.
Crime
    Declare and win the war against crime.
Environment
    Make peace with nature; restore nature to its natural state.
    $10 billion for nationwide clean water program.
Families & Children
    We believe in the family as the keystone of the community.
Free Trade
    Trade creates jobs for America's workers in world markets.
Government Reform
    Nations change, they adapt, or they slowly die.
    Reduce from 12 Cabinet Departments to 8.
Health Care
    No American will miss basic medical care by inability to pay.
    Wrong to put health care system under heavy federal hand.
Homeland Security
    Maintain nuclear deterrent to meet threats to US or allies.
Jobs
    Full employment budget: stimulus balances jobs & inflation.
War & Peace
    Immediate goal: end Vietnam war; we are making progress.
    FactCheck: No, Vietnam War ended in 1975, not 1973.
    For the first time in 12 years, America is at peace.
Welfare & Poverty
    Place floor under the income of every family with children.


The above quotations are from Pres. Nixon's State of the Union messages to Congress, 1970-1974.

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