625

Date: 
Nov 24, 1971 - Nov 29, 1971
Location: 
Oval Office
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1 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conversation No. 624-29/625-1 Date: November 24, 1971 Time: Unknown between 4:06 pm and 4:35 pm Location: Oval Office The President met with John B. Connally, John D. Ehrlichman, George P. Shultz and Henry A. Kissinger. [Continued from OVAL624/an unknown portion of the conversation was not recorded during the changing of reels] House Resolution [HR] 1 -Senate action Kissinger's schedule -Forthcoming meeting with Japanese Ambassador India-Pakistan -Kissinger’s forthcoming meeting with Pakistan Ambassador -State Department -Statement -The President's instructions -Assistant secretaries 1973 budget -Department of Defense -Amount -Military forces -Barry M. Goldwater and John G. Tower -Tactical aircraft -Submarines -Weapons system -Melvin R. Laird -Forthcoming conversation with Kissinger -David Packard -Thomas H. Moorer -Air defense -National defense -Amounts -Kissinger's possible meeting with conservatives -Memorandum -Laird
2 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 624-29/625-1 (cont.)
-Negotiations
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India-Pakistan -Kissinger's possible action -Edward M. Kennedy's statement in India -US policy -India -Loans -Henry Kearns Laird -Memorandum Portugal -United Nations [UN] action regarding Senegal -William P. Rogers -US position -Previous UN vote on Taiwan -President’s forthcoming meeting with Georges J.R. Pompidou in the Azores Kissinger left at 4:17 pm. Connally's previous press conference -Tricia Nixon Cox's views
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3 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 624-29/625-1 (cont.)
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Connally's schedule -Forthcoming conversation with the President International monetary situation -Connally's forthcoming conversation with unknown person -Gold -The President's previous meeting with Arthur F. Burns and Connally Connally left at 4:19 pm. 1973 budget -Arthur S. Flemming -Conversation with Ehrlichman -Performance in office -Social Security -Leonard Garment's views -Medicaid prescriptions -Amendment to HR 1 -Federal employees' pay -Clark MacGregor's possible efforts -Medicaid prescriptions -Ehrlichman's forthcoming conversation with Flemming Pending legislation -Tax Bill -Financing of presidential campaigns -Ehrlichman's meeting with MacGregor and House Republicans -Wilbur D. Mills -Possible veto -Lobbyists -Effect
4 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 624-29/625-1 (cont.)
-The President’s view -Democrats' motives -George C. Wallace -William L. Springer's views -William E. Brock, III's views -Ehrlichman's forthcoming conversation with Charles W. Colson -Businessmen -The President's possible veto -Possible congressional action -Possible veto State of the Union speech Value Added Tax [VAT] -Connally's views -White House handling -The President's possible efforts -Possible poll Pending legislation -Tax Bill -Shultz's forthcoming call to Brock -Colson -Possible veto -Connally The President's schedule -Departure -Shultz Ehrlichman and Shultz left at an unknown time before 4:35 pm.
5 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conversation No. 625-2 Date: November 24, 1971 Time: Unknown between 4:19 pm and 4:35 pm Location: Oval Office The President met with Stephen B. Bull. The President's schedule -Unknown people -H. R. (“Bob”) Haldeman The President talked with an unknown person [H. R. (“Bob”) Haldeman?] at an unknown time between 4:19 pm and 4:35 pm. [Conversation No. 625-2A] The President's schedule -Departure -Press [End of telephone conversation] The President's schedule -John [Surname unintelligible] Bull left at an unknown time before 4:35 pm.
6 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conversation No. 625-3 Date: November 24, 1971 Time: Unknown between 4:19 pm and 4:35 pm Location: Oval Office The President met with an unknown man. Bills to sign The unknown man left at an unknown time before 4:35 pm.
Conversation No. 625-4 Date: November 24, 1971 Time: Unknown between 4:19 pm and 4:35 pm Location: Oval Office The President talked with Henry A. Kissinger. The President's schedule -Departure
Conversation No. 625-5 Date: November 24, 1971 Time: Unknown between 4:19 pm and 4:35 pm Location: Oval Office The President talked with John D. Ehrlichman. The President's schedule
Conversation No. 625-6
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Date: November 24, 1971 Time: Unknown between 4:19 pm and 4:35 pm Location: Oval Office The President met with Stephen B. Bull. The President's schedule -Call to Thelma C. (“Pat”) Nixon -Departure time -John D. Ehrlichman Bull left at an unknown time before 4:35 pm.
Conversation No. 625-7 Date: November 24, 1971 Time: 4:35 pm Location: Oval Office The President talked with the White House operator. [See Conversation No. 15-138]
Conversation No. 625-8 Date: November 24, 1971 Time: 4:35 pm - 4:51 pm Location: Oval Office The President met with John D. Ehrlichman.
8 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 625-8 (cont.)
The President's forthcoming State of the Union speech -Medicaid prescriptions -House Resolution [HR] 1 -Pension vesting -Health care for aged -Nursing homes -Property taxes -Wilbur D. Mills -John B. Connally -Possible study The President talked with Thelma C. (“Pat’) Nixon between 4:37 pm and 4:38 pm. [Conversation No. 625-8A] [See Conversation No. 15-139; one item has been withdrawn from the conversation] [End of telephone conversation] State of the Union speech -Medicaid prescriptions -Alternatives -Russell B. Long -Property taxes -Medicare -Mills -Property taxes -White House Conference on Aging -Follow-up White House conferences 1973 budget -Environment -Rogers C. B. Morton -Water projects -Lake Superior -Big Cypress Swamp -Julie Nixon Eisenhower -Henry M. (“Scoop”) Jackson -Julie Nixon Eisenhower
9 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 625-8 (cont.)
-John C. Whitaker -Pending legislation -The President's position -Press conference -San Clemente -Magazine editorial -Grand Tetons -The President's position The President's schedule -Roles of George P. Shultz, John B. Connally and Ehrlichman in the President's absence -Paul W. McCracken -Herbert Stein -Connally -Role Value Added Tax [VAT] -Ehrlichman's meeting with unknown man in McCracken's office The President's schedule Previous topics of discussion The President and Ehrlichman left at 4:51 pm.
Conversation No. 625-9 Date: November 24, 1971 Time: Unknown between 4:51 pm and 11:59 pm Location: Oval Office Unknown people met.
10 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 625-9 (cont.)
[Unintelligible] The unknown people left at an unknown time before 11:59 pm.
Conversation No. 625-10 Date: November 29, 1971 Time: 8:25 am - unknown before 8:38 am Location: Oval Office The President met with H. R. (“Bob”) Haldeman. Earl L. Butz -Confirmation -Clark MacGregor 1973 budget -Federal pay -George P. Shultz The President's schedule -National Broadcasting Corporation [NBC] program -“A Day in the Life of the President” -The President’s view -Ronald L. Ziegler -Shultz, John D. Ehrlichman and Henry A. Kissinger -Unknown man Haldeman left at an unknown time before 8:38 am.
11 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conversation No. 625-11 Date: November 29, 1971 Time: Unknown between 8:25 am and 8:38 am Location: Oval Office The President met with Stephen B. Bull. The President's schedule -John N. Mitchell Bull left at an unknown time before 8:38 am.
Conversation No. 625-12 Date: November 29, 1971 Time: 8:38 am - 10:42 am Location: Oval Office The President met with John N. Mitchell, John D. Ehrlichman, Clark MacGregor and William E. Timmons.
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12 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 625-12 (cont.)
Pending legislation -Tax Bill -Forthcoming Senate-House conference -Wilbur D. Mills -Revenue-sharing -Hubert H. Humphrey -John O. Pastore's amendment -Tax check-off provision -MacGregor's possible conversations -Russell B. Long, Wallace F. Bennett, John W. Byrnes and Mills -Howard H. Baker, Jr.’s amendment -Pastore -Possible veto -Possible special session of Congress -Financing political campaigns -"Added Dollar" concept -Treasury Department role -Democrats -Joseph W. Alsop's previous column -Baker and Pastore amendments -Effects -Public hearings -1966 congressional action -Robert F Kennedy and Albert A. Gore, Sr. -Possible effects -Convention delegates -Charles McC. Mathias, Jr. and Clifford P. Case -Pastore amendment -Possible veto -Byrnes's views -William L. Springer’s views -Possible effects -The President's previous conversation with George E. Allen -William Jennings Bryant/William McKinley campaign -Harry S. Truman -Campaign workers -Jews and labor -Democrats -Israel -Dwight D. Eisenhower's policy -John Foster Dulles
13 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 625-12 (cont.)
-Gamal Abdel Nasser -26th Amendment -Financing political campaigns -Possible effects -Blacks -Intelligence -George C. Wallace -Hubert H. Humphrey -Democrats -Edward M. Kennedy -Wallace -Possible veto -William E. Brock, III's views -Effects -Public relations -Possible leak -Bennett and Byrnes -Mills -Byrnes -Mills -Byrnes -Possible veto -Everett M. Dirksen -Possible veto -Business -Alan Cranston -Possibilities in House -William M. Colmer and Joe D. Waggonner, Jr. -George H. Mahon -MacGregor's previous conversation with administrative assistant -Mills -The President’s view -Unknown man -Possible veto -Special session -Karl E. Mundt -William Proxmire -Byrnes -Mahon -Colmer -Financing political campaigns
14 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 625-12 (cont.)
-Possible effects -Democrats -Possible presidential candidates -The President's schedule -Possible veto -The President's schedule -Possible veto -Special session -The President's economic policy -Possible veto -Special session -Long and Mills -The President's possible speech -Possible letter -John B. Connally Aged -Social Security -Inflation -The President's constituency Pending legislation -Tax Bill -Congress -Financing political campaigns -Democratic National Convention -Phone company -News report -Congress -Welfare reform -The President's schedule -Possible veto -Pastore amendment -The President's possible statement -Conference Committee -The President's possible statement -Possible letter -Senate conferees -Mills, Long, Byrnes and John C. Stennis -The President's possible letter -Effect
15 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 625-12 (cont.)
-Content -Conference Committee -Possible instructions -Pastore Amendment -Possible special session -Possible veto -Financing political campaigns -Israel -Golda Meir’s possible visit to the US -US military assistance -American Jews -The President’s policy -The Presidential election -State Department -American Jews -American Quakers -The President's policy -1972 campaign -Democratic candidates -Financing -Possible problems -Effect -Proliferation of parties -Owing debts to supporters -Democrats -Labor councils -Edmund S. Muskie -Baker's views -Responsibility to supporters -Humphrey and Muskie -Responsibility to supporters -Arthur Summerfield's efforts -Business community -1964 and 1968 campaigns -Barry M. Goldwater -MacGregor's work -Effect -Puerto Rican experience -Tax argument -Tax evasion -The President's possible statement
16 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 625-12 (cont.)
-People's Republic of China [PRC] announcement -The President's possible letter to Congressmen -Publicity -Response -The President’s views -Ronald L. Ziegler's possible statement -MacGregor's possible statement -Congress's schedule -Connally’s view -Possible special session -Timing -The President's schedule -Bermuda -Azores -Possible special session -Conflict with the President -Cabinet's possible action -The President's economic program National economy -The President's program -Proxmire's views -Effectiveness -Donald H. Rumsfeld -Prediction by New York firm Pending legislation -Tax Bill -Possible veto -Businessmen -Charles W. Colson, William L. Safire and Peter M. Flanigan -MacGregor's conversation with William S. White -Horace C. (“Chappie”) Rose -Shultz Los Angeles Times story on Vietnam -Doves -Robert B. Semple, Jr. -Ziegler's statement Pending legislation
17 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 625-12 (cont.)
-Domestic issues -PRC trip announcement -Tax Bill -Financing political campaigns -MacGregor's possible statement -Creation of new jobs -Congressional action -Possible veto -Mitchell's possible statement -Constitutionality -The President’s possible statement -Possible veto -Mills's possible action -Elliot L. Richardson's possible statements -Federal spending -Political campaigns -MacGregor's possible statement -Congress's schedule -Effect -Congressional action -Effect -Possible veto -Purpose -Effect of legislation -Possible veto -Mills -Timing -Stock market -PRC trip announcement -Stock market -Southern Democrats' views -Thomas G. Wicker's views -William H. Rehnquist The nation -Politics -The President's accomplishments -Supreme Court Pending legislation -Tax Bill
18 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 625-12 (cont.)
-Timing of vote -MacGregor's possible meeting -Mills -Possible veto -Effect -Financing political campaigns -Stewart J.O. Alsop's previous column -Effect -The President’s view -Welfare reform -Government reorganization -Revenue-sharing -Tax Bill -Financing political campaigns -Legislative history -Pressure on presidents -"Bad" provisions of "good" bills -Effect -Newsmen's views -Howard K. Smith -[Arnold] Eric Sevareid -National Broadcasting Corporation [NBC] -MacGregor's possible statement -Robert F. Kennedy and Gore -Effect of passage -Effects -Number of parties -Dwight D. Eisenhower -Wallace -John F. Kennedy -As national issue -Ehrlichman's forthcoming conversation with Herbert G. Klein -MacGregor's possible statement -Congress's schedule -House version -Gerald R. Ford and Hugh Scott -The President's schedule -Financing political campaigns -Ford's views -Brock's views -Previous conversation with the President
19 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 625-12 (cont.)
-As national issue -Rowland Evans and Robert D. Novak -Finances of Republicans and Democrats -Possible statements -Robert J. Dole -Samuel L. Devine -John [Surname unintelligible] -Waggonner, Mahon, and Olin E. (“Tiger”) Teague Southern Democrats supporting the President's programs -Republican opposition in 1972 -Mahon's conversation with MacGregor -Michael J. Mansfield amendment -Previous records -Timmons's research Earl L. Butz -Confirmation -Robert C. Byrd -Alternatives -Clarence D. Palmby -John H. Kyl -Farm organizations -Views of Bryce N. Harlow and John C. Whitaker -Selection -The President's meeting with Carl T. Curtis -MacGregor's knowledge -Views of Dole, Jack R. Miller and Curtis -Confirmation -MacGregor's efforts -George D. Aiken's suggestions -Butz's association with related organizations -4-H -MacGregor's conversation with Herman E. Talmadge -Miller's views -Ezra Taft Benson and Orville L. Freeman -Possible actions in office -Confirmation -Constituents' letters to James B. Pearson -Whitaker's possible efforts -American Farm Bureau
20 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 625-12 (cont.)
-Performance -Clifford M. Hardin’s view -Alternatives -Palmby -Possible withdrawal of nomination -Confirmation -Effect on Rehnquist and Lewis F. Powell, Jr. -Paul J. Fannin's views -Effect on Rehnquist -Administration's efforts -Possible withdrawal of nomination -Aiken's conversations with MacGregor -Miller -Pearson -MacGregor's conversations -Timmons and Thomas C. Korologos -Mitchell -Possible withdrawal of nomination -Administration's efforts -MacGregor's conversation with Miller -Walter J. Hickel MacGregor's schedule Mitchell, et al., left at 10:42 am.
Conversation No. 625-13 Date: November 29, 1971 Time: 10:45 am Location: Oval Office The President talked with the White House operator. [See Conversation No. 15-140]
21 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conversation No. 625-14 Date: November 29, 1971 Time: 10:45 am - 11:02 am Location: Oval Office The President met with Henry A. Kissinger. John B. Connally -Call to Kissinger -The President's schedule -Foreign visits and visitors -Group of Ten meeting -1972 election The President talked with Clark MacGregor at an unknown time between 10:45 am and 10:58 am. [Conversation No. 625-14A] [See Conversation No. 15-141] [End of telephone conversation] The President's schedule -Foreign visits and visitors -1972 election -Peru -Mexico -Italy -Aldo Moro -Connally's call to Kissinger -Previous United Nations [UN] vote on Taiwan -Pierre E. Trudeau -Timing -Arrangements -Japan -People’s Republic of China [PRC] -Soviet Union -Italy -Canada -Italy
22 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 625-14 (cont.)
-Timing -White House stag dinner India-Pakistan -Indira Gandhi's conversation with Kenneth B. Keating -Indian policy -US policy -Economic aid -Washington Special Action Group [WSAG] -Military aid -Kissinger’s background briefing -US aid -Indian policy -Soviet Union -PRC -US aid -State Department Prime Minister Wasfi Tell of Jordan -Assassination
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23 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 625-14 (cont.)
-Timing -The President's schedule Ziegler left at 10:59 am. Kissinger's forthcoming call to Connally The President's schedule -Previous meeting with Connally, Arthur F. Burns and Kissinger -News story -Connally's conversation with Kissinger -Burns -Leak Connally -Forthcoming call from Kissinger -The President's schedule -State Department Kissinger left at 11:02 am.
Conversation No. 625-15 Date: November 29, 1971 Time: Unknown between 11:02 am and 11:11 am Location: Oval Office The President talked with the White House operator. [See Conversation No. 15-142]
Conversation No. 625-16 Date: November 29, 1971 Time: Unknown after 11:02 am until 11:13 am Location: Oval Office
24 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
The President talked with John N. Mitchell between 11:11 am and 11:13 am. [Conversation No. 625-16A] [See Conversation No. 15-143]
Conversation No. 625-17 Date: November 29, 1971 Time: Unknown between 11:13 am and 11:14 am Location: Oval Office The President talked with the White House operator. [See Conversation No. 15-144]
Conversation No. 625-18 Date: November 29, 1971 Time: 11:14 am - 11:16 am Location: Oval Office The President talked with John N. Mitchell. [See Conversation No. 15-145; one item has been withdrawn from the conversation]
Conversation No. 625-19 Date: November 29, 1971 Time: 11:20 am Location: Oval Office The President talked with the White House operator.
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[See Conversation No. 15-146]
Conversation No. 625-20 Date: November 29, 1971 Time: 11:20 am - unknown before 11:49 am Location: Oval Office The President met with Rose Mary Woods. The President's schedule -William Thacher Longstreth -Possible call from the President -Invitations to White House The President dictated a letter to Longstreth at an unknown time between 11:20 am and 11:25 am. Letter to Longstreth -Betty [Surname unknown] -Previous mayoral election in Philadelphia -The President's previous experience [End of dictation] Forthcoming White House dinner -Unknown man -John A. (“Jack”) Mulcahy
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Conv. No. 625-20 (cont.)
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White House dinner -Unknown man
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Woods's schedule -The President’s foreign travel The White House operator[?] talked with the President at an unknown time between 11:20 am and 11:25 am. [Conversation No. 625-20A] [Unintelligible] [End of telephone conversation] The President's schedule The President talked with Clark MacGregor between 11:25 am and 11:26 am. [Conversation No. 625-20B] [See Conversation No. 15-148] [End of telephone conversation]
27 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 625-20 (cont.)
The President's schedule -Woods The President talked with John J. Rooney between 11:27 am and 11:28 am. [Conversation No. 625-20C] [See Conversation No. 15-149] [End of telephone conversation] The President's schedule -Woods -Henry A. Kissinger -California -The President's conversation with H. R. (“Bob”) Haldeman -Alexander P. Butterfield -Dwight L. Chapin -Secretaries -Stephen B. Bull -James D. (“Don”) Hughes -Staff -Unknown woman -Presidential travel -Staff -Size
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Conv. No. 625-20 (cont.)
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Woods left at an unknown time before 11:49 am.
Conversation No. 625-21 Date: November 29, 1971 Time: Unknown between 11:28 am and 11:49 am Location: Oval Office The President talked with the White House operator. [See Conversation No. 15-150]
Conversation No. 625-22 Date: November 29, 1971 Time: 11:49 am - 11:51 am Location: Oval Office
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Conv. No. 625-20 (cont.)
The President talked with Richard G. Shoup. [See Conversation No. 15-151]
Conversation No. 625-23 Date: November 29, 1971 Time: Unknown between 11:51 am and 11:53 am Location: Oval Office The President talked with the White House operator. [See Conversation No. 15-152]
Conversation No. 625-24 Date: November 29, 1971 Time: 11:53 am - 12:17 pm Location: Oval Office The President talked with Charles W. Colson. [Conversation No. 625-24A] [See Conversation No. 15-153] Clark MacGregor and Ronald L. Ziegler entered at 12:03 pm. Greetings [End of telephone conversation] Pending legislation -Tax Bill -MacGregor's forthcoming statement -Financing of political campaigns -Content and Phraseology
30 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 625-24 (cont.)
-Effect of public financing of political campaigns -Constitutional amendment -The President, John F. Kennedy and Harry S. Truman -Congress's schedule -National economy -Jobs -Inflation -Financing of political campaigns -The President's schedule -Return from California -Possible veto -Effect -The President's previous conversation with William E. Timmons MacGregor and Ziegler left at 12:17 pm.
Conversation No. 625-25 Date: November 29, 1971 Time: 12:25 pm - 12:34 pm Location: Oval Office The President met with H. R. (“Bob”) Haldeman. The President's schedule -Trips -Staff -Size San Clemente -Office space West Wing of White House -Office space -Reception area -Alexander P. Butterfield, Dwight L. Chapin and Stephen B. Bull -Lyndon B. Johnson -Renovation
31 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 625-25 (cont.)
-Expense -General Services Administration [GSA] -The President’s schedule -Trips -Staff -Limitations West Wing of White House -GSA design -Johnson -Changes in design -Waiting room -Shelly A. (Scarney) Buchanan -John B. Connally example -Cabinet Room and Roosevelt Room -Location of secretaries -Bull -Waiting room -Connally example -Roosevelt Room -Roosevelt Room -Cabinet Room -Table -Map Room -Use -Cabinet Room -Use -Roosevelt Room -Secretaries -Bull -Secretaries -Chapin -Bull -Location The President and Haldeman left at 12:34 pm.
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Conversation No. 625-26 Date: November 29, 1971 Time: 12:52 pm - unknown before 1:35 pm Location: Oval Office The President met with H. R. (“Bob”) Haldeman. [Unintelligible] White House staff -Harry S. Dent -Raymond K. Price, Jr. and Patrick J. Buchanan -Leonard Garment -Organization -The President's schedule -John D. Ehrlichman and John C. Whitaker -Buchanan -Television -Frederic V. Malek -Possible call from Haldeman -Price Public relations -Press conference -Forthcoming National Broadcasting Corporation [NBC] television show -Foreign visits and visitors -The President’s forthcoming trips -Azores -Bermuda -Key Biscayne -San Clemente -John B. Connally’s call -Italy -Scope -Haldeman's conversation with Henry A. Kissinger -Publicity -Connally -Forthcoming Group of Ten meeting -Foreign policy focus -Phase II boards
33 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 625-26 (cont.)
-Press 1973 budget -Aged -Political consideration -Environmental and youth groups -Medicaid prescriptions -Drug manufacturers -Business discounts White House conferences and commissions -Future plans White House staff -Foreign travel -Maurice H. Stans -1972 campaign -Foreign travel -Stans -John A. Volpe -Stans -Robert H. Finch -Rogers C. B. Morton -Micronesia -The President’s view -Haldeman’s view -Kissinger -Staff
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34 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 625-26 (cont.)
The President's schedule -National 4-H Congress in Chicago -Universities -Foreign visits and visitors -Forthcoming trip to People’s Republic of China [PRC] -Brazil -Kissinger -Press
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35 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 625-26 (cont.)
The President's schedule -Clark MacGregor and Ronald L. Ziegler -Ziegler's press briefing Bull left at an unknown time before 1:11 pm. -Earl L. Butz swearing-in ceremony [?] -Thursday News Story -Los Angeles Times -John N. Mitchell -Views regarding Jews The President's schedule -Golda Meir -Hobart D. (“Hobe”) Lewis -National 4-H Congress Ronald L. Ziegler and Clark MacGregor entered at 1:11 pm. Pending legislation -Tax Bill -Financing political campaigns -MacGregor's statement -Possible veto -Robert F. Kennedy and Albert A. Gore, Sr. -Possible veto -Possible special session of Congress -Russell B. Long's views -Child care deduction -Financing political campaigns -William E. Timmons -Joe D. Waggonner, Jr. -Possible meeting with Charls E. Walker -Possible meeting with Walker -Financing political campaigns -Television time -Provision 315 -George C. Wallace
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Conv. No. 625-26 (cont.)
-Blacks -Previous Washington Post editorial -Effect -The President’s view -Labor unions -Television time -The President’s view -Networks' views -John B. Anderson -Effect on stock market Ziegler and MacGregor left at 1:24 pm. MacGregor -Value of work The President's schedule -Press conference -Lewis -Trip to Chicago -Lewis -1973 budget -Caspar W. Weinberger and George P. Shultz Bull entered at an unknown time after 1:24 pm. -Unknown man -Meeting with the President Bull left at an unknown time before 1:35 pm. -1973 budget -Press conference -Timing -Azores Pending legislation -Tax Bill -MacGregor's statement -Possible veto
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Conv. No. 625-26 (cont.)
The President's schedule -Foreign trip -Florida -New York -Return from foreign trip The conversation was cut off at an unknown time before 1:35 pm.