Ford's Buckley Option

Bode, Ken
August 1976
New Republic;8/7/76, Vol. 175 Issue 6/7, p8
Presents information on various Vice Presidential nominees in the U.S. elections. Public opinion on politician Ronald Reagan's announcement of selecting liberal Senator Richard Schweiker as his running mate; Career background of Governor Daniel Evans of Washington; Reasons for selecting Senator James Buckley as Vice President; Characteristics of Buckley.


Related Articles

  • FOR THE RECORD.  // National Review;7/25/1980, Vol. 32 Issue 15, p872 

    The article presents updates on politics in the U.S. as of July 25, 1980. During a poll, presidential candidate Ronald Reagan received 396 electoral votes, while President Jimmy Carter received 120. According to a report by General Richard Ellis, commander of the Strategic Air Command, in the...

  • Reagan Yes, Schweiker No? Buckley Jr., WM. F. // National Review;9/3/1976, Vol. 28 Issue 33, p970 

    The article presents information on U.S. politics as of September 3, 1976. The New York State Young Americans for Freedom has decided to support the presidential candidacy of Ronald Reagan but not Richard Schweiker as his running-mate. Republican John Connally supports the re-election of U.S....

  • A Brand New Race for 2nd Place.  // Time;11/17/1975, Vol. 106 Issue 20, p35 

    The article offers information on the qualifications, benefits, and duties of the vice presidential seat of the U.S. It reports that the qualifying age for the position is 35 years old and above who would be granted 65,600 dollars as the annual salary once at the office. Several notable...

  • Again, Connally for Veep?  // Time;8/2/1976, Vol. 108 Issue 5, p14 

    The article focuses on the strong and weak attributes of John Connally as a candidate for Vice President in the U.S. It states that Connally would be a great help for presidential candidates, Gerard Ford and Ronald Reagan, since he will give them the chance to get the support of Texans. It...

  • The Current WISDOM. Freeman, Neal B. // National Review;11/14/1980, Vol. 32 Issue 23, p1378 

    The article deals with the important factors ignored by the political campaign team of U.S. President-elect Ronald Reagan in 1980. It argues that Reagan did not deliver patriotic orations on duty and country which could have attracted voters to the Republican agenda. It also emphasizes the...

  • Trying to be his own man. Hackett, G.; McDaniel, A. // Newsweek;5/23/1988, Vol. 111 Issue 21, p20 

    President Reagan has finally, and formally, endorsed George Bush as the Republican Presidential candidate. The endorsement was viewed by many as terse and tepid, but Reagan and his aides say he is enthusiastic about Bush's candidacy. Meanwhile, Bush is trying to appear Presidential while...

  • Reagan betrayed. Norquist, Grover G.; Reagan, Michael // Policy Review;Jul/Aug97, Issue 84, p16 

    Presents the views of several top leaders of the conservative movement in the United States on Ronald Reagan's legacy to the conservatives and to the United States government. Reagan's leadership qualities; Reagan's stand for less government and more freedom;

  • Reagan's mythical popularity. King, E.; Schudson, M. // Psychology Today;Sep88, Vol. 22 Issue 9, p32 

    For years, leading journalists have been telling Americans that they like and trust President Ronald Reagan. Suggests that Reagan actually trailed in the popularity polls and that his popularity came from the press and not the people.

  • Harris Poll Presidential Rankings: Reagan Best President Since World War II, Nixon Worst. GANDELMAN, JOE // Moderate Voice;2/18/2012, p3 

    The article presents a blog related to a Harris opinion poll according to which Former U.S. Presidents Ronald Reagan was the best and Richard Nixon was the worst since World War II.


Read the Article


Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics