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Date: 
Jan 17, 1972
Location: 
Oval Office
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1 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conversation No. 650-1 Date: January 18, 1972 Time: Unknown between 9:25 am and 9:48 am Location: Oval Office The President met with Stephen B. Bull. President's schedule -John D. Ehrlichman and George P. Shultz -Forthcoming afternoon meeting with the President -West Coast dock strike -Scheduling after the President's meeting with John B. Connally and Arthur F. Burns -Barber Bull left at an unknown time before 9:48 am.
Conversation No. 650-2 Date: January 18, 1972 Time: 9:48 am - 10:05 am Location: Oval Office The President met with Alexander P. Butterfield. President's schedule -H. R. (“Bob”) Haldeman’s schedule -Talk at Cathedral School -John B. Connally's memorandum on Chile -Treasury Department -Peter G. Peterson -Paris monetary group session -Paul A. Volcker Rose Mary Woods entered at 9:53 am. Butterfield left at 9:54 am
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Conv. No. 650-2 (cont.)
Item for the President's signature Correspondence -Hal [Surname unintelligible] -L[ouis] Patrick Gray, III’s request for letter
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President's schedule -Alice Roosevelt Longworth -Christmas gift of elephant figure -Telephone call -Thank you letter -J. Edgar Hoover Wiley T. Buchanan -Possible ambassadorship to Spain -Peter M. Flanigan -Wife -State Department Copy of draft of State of the Union speech -Raymond K. Price, Jr. -Deadline for delivery of final copy to the President -William L. Safire
3 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 650-2 (cont.)
Thelma C. (“Pat”) Nixon's trip to Africa -Monday magazine -Preparation of article for mailing -Editorials
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-Responsibility for compilation -Charles W. Colson -Lyndon K. (“Mort”) Allin -Herbert G. Klein -Television coverage -Editorials -Newspaper photographs -New York Times -Allin -Colson -Assignment for staff member -Memorandum -Distribution -H. R. (“Bob”) Haldeman, Ronald L. Ziegler, Allin, Colson, the President -Constance M. Stuart -Mrs. Nixon
4 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 650-2 (cont.)
Speech draft -Price -Safire -Allin's duties Woods left at 10:05 am.
Conversation No. 650-3 Date: January 18, 1972 Time: 10:07 am - 10:09 am Location: Oval Office The President met with Alexander P. Butterfield. John B. Connally's memorandum -Request -Henry A. Kissinger -National Security Council [NSC] staff -Peter G. Peterson [?] Butterfield left at 10:09 am.
Conversation No. 650-4 Date: January 18, 1972 Time: Unknown between 10:09 am and 10:14 am Location: Oval Office The President talked with John D. Ehrlichman. West Coast Dock strike -Forthcoming meeting -George P. Shultz -Harry Bridges
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Conv. No. 650-4 (cont.)
-Possible legislation -Forthcoming State of the Union speech -Public relations effect Richmond court decision -Option paper -Busing -Pending court decision -As issue -Leonard Garment -Elliot L. Richardson -Options -Constitutional amendment -Legislation -Responses to issue -Hubert H. Humphrey -Demagogues -Ronald L. Ziegler -Administration reaction -Federal government responsibilities -De facto cases -Legislation -Amendment to Higher Education Act -Busing -The President’s stand on issue -Misunderstanding -The President’s schedule -State of the Union speech -Raymond K. Price , Jr.’s draft -Portion on busing -The President's schedule
6 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conversation No. 650-5 Date: January 18, 1972 Time: 10:14 am Location: Oval Office The President talked with the White House operator. [See Conversation No. 18-98]
Conversation No. 650-6 Date: January 18, 1972 Time: 10:17 am - 11:27 am Location: Oval Office The President met with Charles W. Colson. Colson's staff responsibilities -Forthcoming campaign -Edward M. Kennedy Rose Mary Woods entered at 10:17 am. Dictation of memorandum to John B. Connally -Copies -William P. Rogers, National Security Council [NSC] -Connally's January 15, 1972 memorandum -Designation of Treasury Department to head US delegation in Paris -Chile -Loan -Renegotiation -The President’s position on issue -Chilean government’s attitude -Reciprocity -Distribution of memorandum -Connally -Copy of incoming correspondence
7 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 650-6 (cont.)
-Notes -Rogers -NSC Woods left at 10:23 am. Democrats' attack on the President -News summary -Kennedy -Hubert H. Humphrey -Strategy on response -Publicity -Lyndon K. (“Mort”) Allin -Patrick J. Buchanan -Clark MacGregor -Meeting with Republican leaders -Connally -Strategy for response -Vietnam -Democratic Party's responsibility -Edmund S. Muskie -Humphrey -Edward Kennedy, John F. Kennedy -Casualties -Writers -Buchanan -Douglas L. Hallett -Wall Street Journal article -Vietnam -Casualties -The President’s responsibility -Response on issues -Offensive -Meeting in Hugh Scott's office -MacGregor -Noel C. Koch -Robert J. Dole -Writing -Use of writers to prepare responses for Republicans -Buchanan -Barry M. Goldwater's op-ed piece in the New York Times
8 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 650-6 (cont.)
-Vietnam bombing -S. Steven Karalekas -Complacency -Political activity -Democrats -Press -Vice President Spiro T. Agnew statement -Humphrey -Koch -Speeches for Congressional leaders -Republican Congressional leadership -Scott -Goldwater -Dole -Agnew -Howard H. Baker, Jr. -Gerald R. Ford -News summary -Wendell Wyatt of Oregon -Edward Gurney of Florida -Louis Wyman -Primary states -Publicity -Muskie -Press -Democrats -Split -Kennedy statements about the President -Humphrey’s response -Kennedy speech -Compared to Muskie -Kennedy image -Effects -Muskie image -Colson’s view -Vietnam -Democratic Party’s responsibility -The President’s actions -Withdrawal -Casualties -Melvin R. Laird speech
9 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 650-6 (cont.)
-Muskie reaction -Pentagon Papers -Dole's forthcoming speech
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Issues -Republican congressional statements -Dole -Vietnam -Lawrence F. O'Brien, Jr.’s statement -Henry A. Kissinger’s response -Busing Busing -Democratic Party Convention reforms -[Forename unknown] Godfrey column -Richard M. Scammon -George C. Wallace delegates -Busing -President's conversation with John D. Ehrlichman -Strategy -Richmond decision -Staff work -The President’s statements -Humphrey -Supreme Court -Legislation Vietnam
10 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 650-6 (cont.)
Economy Kennedy speech -Administration reaction -Press response -Scott's forthcoming response -MacGregor and Colson -Scott -Press reports -Relationship with Administration Questions and answers [Q&A] for Scott on withdrawal for prisoners of war [POWs] -“Meet the Press” -Kissinger -Kennedy speech -Nguyen Van Thieu's government -Democrats' responsibility -Withdrawal -Casualties -Bombing -Issue of Vietnam -Strength -Staff Kennedy speech -Absence of applause -Quality Humphrey -Speaking ability
11 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 650-6 (cont.)
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Muskie -Space shuttle statement -Effect -Environmental issues Civil rights issue -Edward Kennedy -The Administration’s record -Dual school system -Minority enterprise -Food stamps -Welfare reform -Congress -Publicity -Budget message The President's work on speech drafts Daniel Yankelovich's lunch with Colson, January 17, 1972 The President’s schedule Money supply -Arthur F. Burns -Connally's talk with the President -Shultz's beliefs -James Dewey Daane -Peter M. Flanigan's views -Prime rate
12 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 650-6 (cont.)
-Milton Friedman -Shuttle -Burns The Cabinet -Connally -Elliot L. Richardson -George W. Romney -John A. Volpe -Rogers C.B. Morton -James D. Hodgson -Earl L. Butz -Bill House's reaction -Kansas -Cattlemen's Association -Political affiliation -Corn prices -Agriculture -1972 election -Democrats -Dairy -Pork products -Corn Polls on issues, reactions -Yankelovich -Youth polls -News summary -Time magazine -Louis P. Harris -Albert E. Sindlinger -Wife -Yankelovich -Polling -Time -New York Times Refreshment order The President left at an unknown time before 10:55 am.
13 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 650-6 (cont.)
An unknown man entered at an unknown time after 10:25 am. Refreshment order The unknown man left at an unknown time before 10:55 am. The President entered at an unknown time after 10:25 am. [The President talked with the White House operator at an unknown time between 10:23 am and 10:55 am.] [Conversation No. 650-6A] [See Conversation No. 18-99] [End of telephone conversation] Yankelovich -Article about malaise in American society -View of President -Polls [The President talked with William L. Safire between 10:55 am and 10:58 am.] [Conversation No. 650-6B] [See Conversation No. 18-100] [End of telephone conversation] Public perception of the President -Mood of the country -Yankelovich’s views -Reaction to polls -Institutions -Government -Unknown news column of January 17, 1972 -Theory -"Dual moralism" -George H. Gallup, Harris -President's strength
14 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 650-6 (cont.)
-Buchanan's theory of leadership -Compared to Raymond K. Price, Jr. and Leonard Garment theory -Confrontation with George Meany -Effect -Polls -Polls -Timing -Harris -Connally's views on perceptions of leaders -Muskie -Possible nomination -Effect on Democrats -Polls -Approval of the President -18-year-olds -Mood of the country -Confidence -Love -Hate -Fear -Price-Garment theory -Importance of incumbency -Connally's views -Connally -Hallet's view -Power -Love, fear, hate -Lyndon B. Johnson -Dwight D. Eisenhower -Harry S. Truman -Balance -Buchanan -Announcements regarding Soviet Union and People's Republic of China [PRC] trips -Supreme Court appointments -Meany confrontation -Media -Handling of stories about the President and his administration -Television -Possible effectiveness -PRC trip announcement -Edward Kennedy
15 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 650-6 (cont.)
-PRC trip -India-Pakistan War -Price-Garment theory -Buchanan's theory -Public relations -President's image -Fear, hate, respect, warmth -Handling by staff -Richard H. Moore -The President’s activities -Meany confrontation -Effect -Muskie -Buchanan -Price, Garment -The President’s strength of character -Image -The President’s image -Meany confrontation -Muskie’s image -Meet the Press -President's image -Connally's view -Dan Rather -Importance of emotions -1970 election -Al Capp -Reaction to the projection of President's image -Buchanan's theory -Price-Garment theory -Telecast in 1970 election -Safire -Gallup poll -Media criticism Issues -Economy -1971 public perceptions -Pentagon Papers -Laos -Media attacks on administration
16 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 650-6 (cont.)
-PRC -New economic policy -Meany confrontation -Effect on polls -Timing -Sindlinger poll -Harris poll -Polls -Sindlinger -Economy -Vietnam -Effects of troop withdrawal announcement -Bombing -Harris -Troop withdrawal announcement -News summary -Newsweek -Sindlinger -Methods -Responses -August 1971 -November 1971 -Meany -Compared to Johnson years Vietnam -Use as issue -Democrats -Strategy -Troop withdrawals -Prisoners of war [POWs] -Amnesty Amnesty -Draft evaders' comments -The President’s comments -Abraham Lincoln’s actions -Muskie's views -Comparison with administration stand -POWs
17 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 650-6 (cont.)
Busing -Muskie's view -Use of phrase
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Republican Congressional leadership -Schedule -Support for the Administration -The President's forthcoming State of the Union speech -Tone -Scott -Ford -Leslie C. Arends -Applause -Republicans -Democrats -Mood -Colson’s calls -Complacency -Democrats’ weaknesses Colson left at 11:27 am.
Conversation No. 650-7 Date: January 18, 1972
18 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 650-6 (cont.)
Time: 11:27 am Location: Oval Office The President met with Stephen B. Bull. President's schedule -Arthur F. Burns -John B. Connally Bull left at 11:27 am.
Conversation No. 650-8 Date: January 18, 1972 Time: 11:27 am - 11:31 am Location: Oval Office The President met with Ronald L. Ziegler. State of the Union address -Richard A. Moore -Clark MacGregor -Written statement by the President -Duration of address -[Thomas] Woodrow Wilson -Foreign policy -State of the World, February 8, 1972 -Domestic policy -Oral message Ziegler's schedule -John A. Scali -Meeting with network executives in New York -The President’s forthcoming trip to the People’s Republic of China [PRC] -Invitees Stephen B. Bull entered at an unknown time after 11:27 am.
19 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 650-8 (cont.)
President's schedule -Arthur F. Burns meeting Bull left at an unknown time before 11:31 am. West Coast Dock strike -Laurence H. Silberman Howard R. Hughes -Loan to F. Donald Nixon -Ziegler's conversation with Thelma C. (“Pat”) Nixon -Ziegler’s handling -Age of story -Transfer of property Ziegler left at 11:31 am.
Conversation No. 650-9 Date: January 18, 1972 Time: 11:31 am - 12:31 pm Location: Oval Office The President met with Arthur F. Burns and John B. Connally. General conversation -Weather Quadriad meeting -Schedule -State of the Union address -Herbert Stein Rose Mary Woods entered at 11:33 am. Memorandum -The President's response to note on Chilean loan -Confidentiality
20 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
-Reciprocity -Copies -William P. Rogers Woods left at an unknown time before 12:31 pm. Economy -Money supply -Federal Reserve Board [FRB] -John E. Sheehan -Contact with Burns -Monetary policy, regulatory policy -Federal Open Market Committee -Last meeting -Dissent -Basis -Length of meeting -Discount rate -Prime rate An unknown man entered at an unknown time after 11:31 pm. Refreshments The unknown man left at an unknown time before 12:31 pm. Economy -Discount rate -Changes -Interest rates -Paul A. Volcker -Level -Discount rate -Level -Stock market -The President’s relationship with advisors -Handling of issue -Budget message -State of the Union -Spending ceiling request by President -Congress
21 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 650-9 (cont.)
-1968 action -Deficits -Inflation -Interest rates -Budget message -Phrasing -George P. Shultz -Timing -Burns’s possible comments -Budget -Caspar W. (“Cap”) Weinberger -Controls -Elliot L. Richardson -John A. Volpe -George W. Romney -Defense -Costs -Release of statement before budget message release -Publicity -Deficit -Timing -Need for cooperation with Congress -Spending ceiling -Taxes -Publicity -[First name unknown] Dale -Hobart Rowen -Wall Street Journal -Agreement in administration -Connally -Burns -Shultz -Office of Management and Budget [OMB] -Council of Economic Advisors [CEA] -Spending ceiling -Inflation -Current year Water bill -Muskie -Effect on future spending
22 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 650-9 (cont.)
-Returns Pay Board -Price Commission -George H. Boldt -Qualities -Administrative ability -Relationship with Burns -Arthur J. Goldberg -Possible role -Labor management committee -Work with President and James R. Mitchell on steel strike -Possible appointment -Ability -Attitude toward labor -Experience -Secretary of Labor -Possible meeting with the President -Control system -Administrative ability -Luther Hodges -Experience -Secretary of Labor -United Nations [UN] ambassadorship -Difficulties -Pay increase guidelines -Exceptions -Coal miners, aerospace workers -Evasion -Business, small farmers -Circumvention -Reclassification of employees -Farm workers -Previous year's salary increase -Boldt's chairmanship -Goldberg -Price Commission -C. Jackson Grayson -Administrative ability -Meeting with Burns -Price increases
23 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 650-9 (cont.)
-Business community -Reports -Justification -Risk -Price controls -Exemptions -Small business retailers -Impact -Reporting -Big business firms -Costs -Reporting -Price Commission -Relationship with administration -Cost of Living Council [COLC] -Recommendations -Exemptions -Donald H. Rumsfeld -Burns meeting with Grayson Controls -The President’s role -The President’s view -Public relations -Substance -Extent -Freeze -Major firms -Gross National Product [GNP] -Employment -Decontrol for small firms -Pay Board and Price Commission -Criticism -Big business vis-à-vis labor -Entrepreneurs -Role in economy -Major firms -General Motors [GM] -General Electric [GE] -Relationship with administration -Decontrol
24 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 650-9 (cont.)
-Reporting -Small business -Support for the President -Small businesses -Compared to big business -Timing -The President’s role -Perception Economy -Political objectives -Jobs -Prices -Pay Board -Goldberg -Prices -Wage Board -Price Commission -Profit margins -Compared to 1938, 1966 -Economic growth -Profit sharing -1970 -Cost cutting -Pay Board -Price Commission -November 1972 -Pay Board -Boldt -Handling of role -Difficulty -Aerospace industry -Mitchell -Boldt -Shultz -Shultz's view -Instruction for Shultz -Goldberg -Relationship with the President -Knowledge of labor -Steel workers
25 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 650-9 (cont.)
-John F. Kennedy -Administrative abilities -UN ambassadorship -Requirements for job -Labor-Management committee -Joseph L. Block -David P. Reynolds of Reynolds Company -Thomas Watson -Stuart T. Saunders of Pennsylvania -Background -Virginia -Goldberg -Politics -Possible meeting with the President -Career -Supreme Court -Secretary of Labor -Ambassador to UN -Gubernatorial candidacy -Steelworkers' chief counsel -G. Harrold Carswell -Compared to unknown person -[Romney?] -Burns’s career -Camp David meeting before August 15, 1971 economic action -Present status -Perceptions of economic action -International monetary action -Trade -Burden sharing Japan -Burns’s contact with Japanese ambassador [Nobuhiko Ushiba] and other Japanese -View of the President's People's Republic Of China [PRC] Policy -Trade and monetary problem -Trade -The President’s talks with Eisaku Sato -Europe -PRC relations -Meetings Between The President And Japanese officials, 1966, 1967 -Japanese interests
26 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 650-9 (cont.)
-Trade -Compared to US interests -Military -US relations with the PRC -Soviet Union Congressional hearings -Economists -Fred R. Harris -Edward M. Kennedy's January 17, 1972 Press Club speech on Vietnam -Partisanship -Partisanship in 1972 State of the Union address -Tone Kennedy’s Press Club speech -Attack on the President -Vietnam -Nguyen Van Thieu The President's opponents -Attacks on the President -Howard Hughes loan to F. Donald Nixon -Harris -Oil -Harris -Hughes -Hubert H. Humphrey -1968 campaign -Allegation -Connally and contributions to the President -Depletion -President's position -The President’s congressional experience -Humphrey -1969 action by President Shultz, John D. Ehrlichman The President’s instructions to Connally, Burns
27 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 650-9 (cont.)
President's schedule -Raymond K. Price, Jr. -State of the Union address -Draft -Burns Burns and Connally left at 12:31 pm.
Conversation No. 650-10 Date: January 18, 1972 Time: Unknown between 12:31 pm and 12:33 pm Location: Oval Office The President met with Alexander P. Butterfield. Phone call from Hugh Scott and Michael J. Mansfield Butterfield left at 12:33 pm.
Conversation No. 650-11 Date: January 18, 1972 Time: 12:33 pm - 12:34 pm Location: Oval Office The President talked with Hugh Scott and Michael J. Mansfield. [See Conversation No. 18-101]
Conversation No. 650-12
28 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Date: January 18, 1972 Time: 12:34 pm - 2:29 pm Location: Oval Office The President met with John D. Ehrlichman and George P. Shultz. West Coast dock strike -Legislation -Labor Department -Forthcoming meeting -Jurisdiction issue -Longshoremen, Teamsters Union -Merger -Longshoremen's contract -Tax -Fund -Work guarantee -Teamsters -Compromise -State of the Union speech -Legislation -Strategy -Timing -The administration’s posture towards unions -Harry Bridges -Radicals -Possible statement -Ronald L. Ziegler -Administration image -Media -Injunction -Public opinion -Legislation -Public perception of Administration effort -James D. Hodgson statement -Laurence H. Silberman -Tom McCall -Governors' forum -Legislation -Possible legislation
29 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 650-12 (cont.)
-Arbitration bill -Establishment of arbitration board -Jurisdiction -Teamsters -Longshoremen -National Labor Relations Board [NLRB] [The President talked with Gerald R. Ford, [Thomas] Hale Boggs, and Thomas P. (“Tip”) O'Neill, Jr. between 12:41 pm and 12:44 pm.] [Conversation No. 650-12A] [See Conversation No. 18-102] [End of telephone conversation] West Coast dock strike -Pay Board and arbitrator relationship -Issue -Money offered -Camp David -Office of Management and Budget [OMB] approach -Economic Stabilization Act -Pay Board -Perception of handling -Settlement -Legislation -Possible labor reaction -Publicity -Support of Republicans -McCall -Hugh Scott -Congressional view of ad hoc approach -Possible action -Draft for inclusion in State of the Union speech -Raymond K. Price, Jr. -Deadline -Need for action Economic issues -Ceiling on expenditures
30 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 650-12 (cont.)
-Settlement -John B. Connally -Arthur F. Burns -State of the Union -Budget message -Administration, Congress -1968 ceiling statement -1969 ceiling statement -Instruction for Shultz -Deficit -Budget -Press conference -Shultz and Connally -Presidential statement -Caspar W. (“Cap”) Weinberger -Prospects -Deficit -Cabinet meeting, January 20, 1972 -Briefing for 1973 budget -Department of Defense [DOD] -End of fiscal year spending by federal agencies -Budget authority -Department spending -DOD -Deficit -DOD -Ombudsman oversight -Domestic department Commerce Department -Peter G. Peterson's role -Competitiveness of US industry -Transition -Productivity Commission -Chairmanship -Shultz -Funding -Visibility -Steel industry -Construction industry -Smithsonian Agreement
31 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 650-12 (cont.)
-Hodgson -Labor Management Committee -John F. Kennedy administration -Alternation of chairmanship -Labor and Commerce Departments -Peterson's image, energy -Maurice H. Stans -Connally -Hodgson -Announcement of Peterson appointment -Announcement of Peterson's appointment -Timing -Ehrlichman’s role -Connally -Peterson’s memorandum for the President -Proposal -Hodgson -Connally -Ehrlichman’s talk with Peterson -Peterson's view -Specifics in statement -Review -Connally -Hodgson -Shultz -Council on competition -The President’s view -Hodgson -Timing -News impact -Peterson’s call to Ehrlichman -Role vis-a-vis business -Peter M. Flanigan -Peterson’s talk with Ehrlichman -Authority -Peterson announcement -Timing Budget -Statement -Tone
32 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 650-12 (cont.)
-Melvin R. Laird's memorandum -President's interview with Dan Rather, January 2, 1972 -Statement for television on budget -Briefing Connally, Shultz -Message of January 24, 1972 -Signing ceremony -Timing -Television coverage -Possible statement -Press room -Press conference on the budget -Connally, Shultz -Cabinet Room -Embargoed copies of message -Timing -Location -State Department -David M. Kennedy -Presidential statement -Publicity -Length of statement Pay Board -Burns's opinion -Expectations -Aerospace -Construction industry -Composition -General Electric [GE] representative, Virgil B. Day -Statements -Union members -Treatment of Arnold R. Weber -George H. Boldt -Administration of board -Donald H. Rumsfeld -OMB -Boldt -William L. Gifford -Congressional relations -Change of chairmanship
33 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 650-12 (cont.)
-Price Commission -C. Jackson Grayson -Compared to Pay Board -Labor members -Wage and Price system -Frank E. Fitzsimmons -Court ruling -Impact -Teamsters union contracts -Burns's perception of possible actions -John T. Dunlop -Construction industry -Labor view -Charles W. Colson's view -Fitzsimmons -Boldt -Contracts The President’s schedule Export extension bill -Warren G. (“Maggie”) Magnuson -Administration position -Connally -Peterson -Henry A. Kissinger -State, Commerce Departments -Export subsidies -Administration study -Exchange Rates -Negotiations -Transfer of commercial function of State Department to Commerce Department -Magnuson's bill -Testimony -Timing -Maurice H. Stans's view -William P. Rogers's view -The President’s view -Administration position -Shultz’s view -Analogy to intelligence
34 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 650-12 (cont.)
-Reorganization -Agriculture -Treasury Department -Testimony -Stans's position -State Department -Role of Congress -Press conference -Stans -Peterson -Possible testimony -Administration strategy -Study -Rogers's view -Connally -Handling by OMB -Intelligence committee -Peterson -Rogers State Department -Need for change -Personnel -Kissinger conflict with Rogers -Connally conflict with Rogers -Rogers’s view -Connally Chilean loan
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35 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 650-12 (cont.)
-Connally -Expropriation -Rogers -Kissinger -Peterson -Memorandum -Allende -The President’s talk with Connally -Recent elections -State Department -Connally -Weintraub
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-Memorandum -Alexander P. Butterfield -National Security Council [NSC] -Timing -Kissinger -Rogers -Connally -Delegation of authority -Negotiations -Reciprocity -Critics’ view -Allende -Fidel Castro
36 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 650-12 (cont.)
-Reaction in Latin America -Castro -Dwight D. Eisenhower -The President’s recommendation -Allen W. Dulles -State Department -State Department -Allende
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-Expropriation -Foreign policy -Negotiations -Connally -Paul A. Volcker -Sidney Weintraub State Department Export Extension bill -State Department -Study -Rogers -Staff work -Study -Comparison to oil imports An unknown man entered at an unknown time after 12:44 pm.
37 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 650-12 (cont.)
President's schedule -William L. Safire -Price Refreshment The President and the unknown man left at an unknown time before 2:29 pm. Foreign travel -Embargo -Herbert Stein American Enterprise Institute [AEI] The President returned at an unknown time after 12:44 pm. Agriculture Department -Draft regulations on food stamps -Timing An unknown man entered at an unknown time after 12:44 pm. Refreshment The unknown man left at an unknown time before 2:29 pm. Agriculture Department -Earl L. Butz -Clifford M. Hardin -Butz's statement Timber industry -Clear cutting -Russell E. Train's position -Executive Order -Executive Order -Effect on jobs -Proposal -McCall -Environmentalists' reactions
38 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 650-12 (cont.)
Overseas aircraft sales -Northrop Corporation -Handling of businesses -Adm. Elmo R. Zumwalt, Jr. Richard Kleindienst -Confirmation -Ehrlichman's conversation with H. R. (“Bob”) Haldeman -Clark MacGregor report -Possible votes -Nomination -Delay -February 15, 1972 An unknown man entered at an unknown time after 12:44 pm. Refreshments The unknown man left at an unknown time before 2:29 pm. Tax legislation -Advisory Committee of Intergovernmental Relations [ACIR] -Value-added tax -Democrats -Polls -Edmund S. Muskie -Connally role -Spiro T. Agnew role -Elliot L. Richardson -Schools -Property tax -Connally role -Timing -The President's schedule -June 1972 trip to the Soviet Union -Neil H. McElroy -ACIR -Agnew
39 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 650-12 (cont.)
Declassification of government documents -Agnew -Official Secrets Act -Forthcoming recommendation -William H. Rehnquist -Committee report -Executive Order -Agnew -Congress Narcotics interdiction -Justice and Treasury Departments -Connally -Myles J. Ambrose -John N. Mitchell -Joint operation with Treasury -Ambrose -Ehrlichman’s forthcoming talk with Connally [?] -Bureaucracy -Street pushers -Grand juries -Ambrose -Television -Internal Revenue Service [IRS] agents -US attorneys -Eugene T. Rossides -Forthcoming talks Busing -Richmond decision -Humphrey statement -News summary -Edward L. Morgan -Options paper for President -The President’s schedule -Issue -Complexity -Morgan -Viewpoint -Meeting with President -Possible administration action
40 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 650-12 (cont.)
-The President’s view -[Fredrick M.?] Coleman -Leonard Garment -Recent meeting -Alexander M. Bickel -Coleman -Shultz -Richmond judge [Robert R. Merhige, Jr.] -Forthcoming cases in North -Administration position -Judges -Possible legislation -Constitutional amendment -Robert P. Griffin -Howard H. Baker, Jr. -Press conference -Form of amendment -Legislation -Options -Statement by President -Press conference -Written -Advantage -Humphrey televised statement -Neighborhood school -Quality of education -Press coverage -Columbia Broadcasting System [CBS] -Daniel L. Schorr -Muskie -Position -Appearance on Meet the Press -Rogers's reaction -Rogers’s responses to questions -Compared to the President -Ziegler -Press reaction -Unknown reporter -Muskie’s disposition Executive salaries
41 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 650-12 (cont.)
-Handling Roles of administration officials -Peterson -Commerce Department role -Duties as spokesman -Jobs, competition -Flanigan -Peterson -Hodgson -Connally -Rogers -Trade representatives -Connally -Peterson -Connally -Role -Peterson's role vis-a-vis Hodgson, Rogers -Peterson -Organization of government -Understanding by businessmen -Charles E. Wilson, McElroy -Performance as Secretary of Defense -David Packard -Business, government responsibilities compared -Connally -Peterson -Role in economic matters -Speeches State Department -Rogers -Economic matters -Reorganization -Commercial attaches -Policy matters -Monetary -Trade -Aid to American business abroad -Services -Foreign Service
42 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 650-12 (cont.)
-The Ugly American -Knowledge, handling of local conditions -India -Members -Knowledge -View of business -Japan -Commerce Department -Agriculture Department -Need for coordination abroad -Treasury Department -Coordination at home -Presidential Regional Council -Denver, Colorado -Need for strong ambassadors -National Security Council [NSC] -Kissinger and staff -Foreign service officers comparison -Position vis-a-vis State Department -Kissinger -Attitude -Relations with other officials -Jack N. Anderson's publication of papers -Joseph J. Sisco -View of State Department -Compared to the President’s -People's Republic of China [PRC] -Quemoy and Matsu -Cuba -Rogers -Kissinger’s view -Personality -Press relations -Relations with State Department staff -Press relations -Image with the American public -Kissinger -Anti-Vietnam war demonstrations -Cambodia -Laos -The President’s November 3, 1969 speech
43 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 650-12 (cont.)
-Consultations with the President -Press relations -Rather -Relations with the President -Relations with the President -Cordell Hull -John Foster Dulles -Suez crisis -Aswan Dam -Press relations -Image in State Department -Public visibility -Death -Media -Rogers -Leadership -Future White House staff -Travel embargo -The President’s schedule -Exceptions -Connally and Chilean loan negotiations -Paris -Stockholm -Environmental conference -Schedule -George W. Romney -The President’s forthcoming trip to the PRC -Environmental conference -Monetary conference -Drug conference -Rumsfeld, Robert H. Finch State Department -Staff -Contacts with the President -Image abroad -Compared to Soviet Union, Great Britain -Outlook -Rogers
44 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 650-12 (cont.)
-Kissinger -Style -NSC meetings -Kissinger and Rogers -Tactics -Compared to strategy -Handling of meetings -Dock strike -Harry Bridges Staff -Speech writing -Difficulties Robert J. Dole -Colson -Divorce
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-Ehrlichman's and the President’s legal experience Kennedy -Response by Dole -Speech -Congressional leadership -Connally's reaction -Oil depletion -Fred R. Harris’s claim -1968 campaign -Connally and the President
45 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 650-12 (cont.)
-The President’s support for concept -Legal experience -1939-1940 -Santa Fe Springs -Humphrey -Connally support in 1968 -Oil depletion issue -Effect in Texas Harris -Washington Post story -Howard R. Hughes loan [Clifford Irving] biography of Hughes -Legal action by Hughes lawyers -Mail fraud -Filing of complaint with Justice Department -Robert Maheu -John W. Dean, III Hughes loan -Press coverage -F. Donald Nixon -Hannah Nixon -Property -The President -Hughes -President's contact -1959 telephone call -Use of Boeing 707 on trip to the Soviet Union Connally Edward Kennedy -Speech -Vietnam -Nguyen Van Thieu -1972 election -Response by Republican leadership -Hugh Scott -Gerald R. Ford, Leslie C. Arends
46 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 650-12 (cont.)
-MacGregor -Speeches by Republican leaders -Noel C. Koch -Press coverage -Tone -Publication -Form -Civil rights -News summary -Reconstruction era -Dual school system -Lyndon B. Johnson’s record -Food stamps -Minority business enterprise -Record of President's administration -Budget message -Father Theodore S. Hesburgh -Catholics Congressional relations -The President’s forthcoming trip to the PRC and Soviet Union -Forthcoming State of the Union address Liberals -Amos 'n Andy show -Attitude toward songs such as Dixie, Old Black Joe Blacks -Prejudice -Mayors -Carl B. Stokes compared to John V. Lindsay -Medgar Evers -Charles Evers -Fayette, Mississippi -Unknown official -Murder indictment -Charges Congressional relations -State of the Union speech
47 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 650-12 (cont.)
Labor leaders' attitude towards the President -Connally -Arthur F. Burns -George Meany -Fitzsimmons -Peter J. Brennan -Construction Trades Union Drug issue -Pushers -Congress -Recesses Blake's book, Cecil's book Shultz and Ehrlichman left at 2:29 pm.
Conversation No. 650-13 Date: January 18, 1972 Time: 2:30 pm - 3:42 pm Location: Oval Office The President met with Alexander P. Butterfield. John B. Connally President's schedule -Dinner table arrangements for January 20, 1972 Cabinet dinner -Thelma C. (“Pat”) Nixon -Remarks -Maurice H. Stans -Clifford M. Hardin -Bryce N. Harlow, Daniel P. (“Pat”) Moynihan, Arthur F. Burns -[DeWitt Wallace] dinner on January 28, 1972 -Ray Conniff Singers -Rose Mary Woods -Medal of Freedom presentation
48 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 650-13 (cont.)
-Dress -Readers' Digest staff H. R. (“Bob”) Haldeman was present at an unknown time after 2:30 pm. -Woods's call to Hobart D. (“Hobe”) Lewis -Dinner -Herbert G. Klein -Conniff Singers -Medley performance -Guests -Emil (“Bus”) Mosbacher, Jr. -Cabinet dinner -Robert J. Dole -Mosbacher -Governors' dinner -Wallace dinner -Mosbacher -Woods -Rank -John N. Irwin, II -William L. Safire -Meeting Butterfield left at 2:40 pm. Haldeman's schedule -Appearance at Cathedral School -Girls Nation address by President -Indira Gandhi -Golda Meir -Yvonne (Vendroux) de Gaulle -Role of women -Women's liberation -Romana A. Banuelos -Sons -Background -Blacks -Administration efforts -Food stamps
49 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 650-13 (cont.)
President's schedule -Connally -George P. Shultz, John D. Ehrlichman -Raymond K. Price, Jr. -Safire Staff roles -Henry A. Kissinger conflict with William P. Rogers -Haldeman’s meeting with John N. Mitchell and Kissinger -Meeting with Kissinger and Alexander M. Haig, Jr. -Kissinger’s memorandum -Mitchell’s comments -Kissinger’s tone -Kissinger’s tenure -Haig -Mitchell's view -Letter from President to Rogers and Kissinger -Strategy -President's role -Areas of responsibility of Kissinger, Rogers -Possible directive -Keeping the President informed -People's Republic of China [PRC] -Soviet Union -Middle East -Contacts -Meetings -Soviet Union -PRC -Israel -Middle East -Objectives, talking points, memoranda of conversations -Mitchell, Haldeman discussions with Kissinger, Rogers -Possible rephrasing State Department -Connally's memorandum to the President -Rogers -Salvador Allende Gossens -Expropriation -Sidney Weintraub
50 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 650-13 (cont.)
-Rogers -Conversation on the Sequoia -Connally's memorandum -National Security Council [NSC] -Butterfield -Forthcoming meeting with Connally -President's response -Copies to Connally, Rogers, Kissinger -Delegation of authority to Connally -Chilean loan -Renegotiation -US Government agency roles -Rogers, State Department -Connally -Treasury Department
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-Kissinger -Complaints about State Department -Rogers -The President’s talk with Ehrlichman, Shultz -Kissinger -Popularity -Press -Public Staff -Peter M. Flanigan -Peter G. Peterson
51 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 650-13 (cont.)
-Kissinger -Paris monetary meeting memorandum from Connally to the President -Routing -NSC -Peterson -Flanigan -Connally -Connally -Problems -The President’s guidelines of January 17, 1972 -William T. Eberle -Trade -Peterson -Flanigan -Connally -Connally -Flanigan -Role -Monetary issues -Connally's view of roles -Shultz -Department of Defense [DOD] -Peterson's appointment -Ehrlichman's view -Commerce Department -Peterson's plans -Possible announcement -Connally -Shultz -James D. Hodgson -Rogers -Ehrlichman -Reorganization -Council on competition -Connally, Ehrlichman Congressional briefing -State of the Union address -Meeting with President -Clark MacGregor meeting -Hugh Scott
52 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 650-13 (cont.)
-Robert P. Griffin -Gerald R. Ford -Leslie C. Arends -Carl B. Albert -Michael J. Mansfield -[Thomas] Hale Boggs Ehrlichman -View of Congress’ mood Edward M. Kennedy speech -Tone -Vietnam -Nguyen Van Thieu -1972 election -Forthcoming reply -Need for reply -Press Staff -Mood Haldeman’s talk with Price The President left at an unknown time after 2:40 pm. The President returned at an unknown time before 3:28 pm. Howard R. Hughes loan -F. Donald Nixon -Request for a meeting with the President -1962 statement -Ronald L. Ziegler -Loan -Property The President’s involvement -Clark M. Clifford -Frank J. Waters -1962 statement -Columbia Broadcasting System [CBS] -Statement
53 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 650-13 (cont.)
-Property -Satisfaction of loan
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Wiley T. Buchanan -Rose Mary Woods -Possible Appointment -Flanigan -Haldeman’s possible talk with Woods -Note -Effort to see the President -Invitation to dinner -Haldeman -Effort to see the President -Haldeman -Flanigan F. Donald Nixon -Request to see the President -Ehrlichman -Haldeman -News story -Tax exempt foundation -Trans World Airlines [TWA] route -Melvin Belli -President's involvement -Vice President Spiro T. Agnew -TWA -Don Nixon
54 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 650-13 (cont.)
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Political strategy in 1972 -Price -Patrick J. Buchanan -Connally -Price -State of the Union speech -Effect -Connally's thesis -Reactions to leaders -Love -Hate -Fear -Rogers -Price -View of combative mood -President's weaknesses -Credibility, political image -Possible attack on opponents -Timing -Polls -Effect of incumbency in re-election -1970 election -Media -Strategy -Approval ratings in 1971 -State of the Union address -Laos
55 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 650-13 (cont.)
Polls -George H. Gallup -View of the President in 1972 -December 1971 -George Meany -A Day in the Life of the President television show -Christmas -Unnamed woman in Florida -Forthcoming summits -Monetary agreement -India-Pakistan war -Vietnam -Bombing -Timing -Louis P. Harris -Harris -Edmund S. Muskie -Gallup -The President’s popularity -Compared to Democrats -Methods used by Gallup -Donald H. Rumsfeld -1971 level -Republican Party -Harris -The President’s August 1971 economic initiatives -Timing -Washington Post -Connally -Rogers
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56 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 650-13 (cont.)
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President's image -Compared to past presidents -Theodore Roosevelt -[Thomas] Woodrow Wilson -Franklin D. Roosevelt -Harry S. Truman -John F. Kennedy -Lyndon B. Johnson -Dwight D. Eisenhower -Abraham Lincoln -Richard A. Moore -Charles W. Colson -Image -Outgoing telephone calls -Indian child -Cuban woman -Price's view -Connally -Effect of Meany confrontation -Truman -Congress -Franklin Roosevelt -Special interests Monday magazine -Frank Leonard -Article about Thelma C. (“Pat”) Nixon's trip to Africa -Color photographs President's image -Price strategy -Buchanan strategy -Laird memorandum -Shultz -Press conferences -Rather -Press conferences
57 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 650-13 (cont.)
-Effectiveness -Connally's views -Price -Public view of incumbents -Human nature An unknown person [Butterfield?] entered at an unknown time after 2:40 pm. The unknown person left [Butterfield?] left at an unknown time before 3:28 pm. President's schedule -Kissinger’s request -Rogers -Luis Echeverria Alvarez visit -Timing -The President’s forthcoming trip to the Soviet Union -Message -Approval -US ambassador [Robert H. McBride] -Visit of Nihat Erim of Turkey -Timing -The President’s forthcoming trip to the People’s Republic of China [PRC] -Soviet Union trip -Trip to Iran -Timing -[Shah of Iran] Mohammed Reza Pahlavi -Soviet Union trip -Kissinger’s and State Department’s view -Saudi Arabia -Consultations Chilean Loan -Handling of issue by State Department -Connally -Document -US ambassador’s [Edward M. Korry’s] apology -Kissinger -Rogers -Connally Staff
58 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 650-13 (cont.)
-Rogers -Memorandum from President -Need for cooperation -Election year -Foreign policy achievements -Keeping the President informed -Soviet Union -PRC -Middle East -New procedures outlined -Haldeman’s role -Need for cooperation -Haldeman's role -Liaison with President -Kissinger -Memorandum from the President -Memorandum -Content -Rogers -NSC -Keeping the President informed -Rogers -Connally -Memorandum from the President -Rogers -Kissinger -Memorandum -Tone -Purpose -Rogers -Haldeman’s question [The President talked with the White House operator at an unknown time between 2:40 pm and 3:28 pm.] [Conversation No. 650-13A] [See Conversation No. 18-103] [End of telephone conversation]
59 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 650-13 (cont.)
Kissinger's memorandum Zosimo T. Monzon entered at an unknown time after 2:40 pm. President's schedule -Executive Office Building [EOB] Monzon left at an unknown time before 3:28 pm. [The President talked with Connally between 3:28 pm and 3:29 pm.] [Conversation No. 650-13B] [See Conversation No. 18-104] [End of telephone conversation] Budget message -Shultz -Ceiling Rogers -Kissinger Connally -Authority -Relationship with the President Chilean loan -Connally -Weintraub -Frederic V. Malek -Prospects -Leak -Allende -Kissinger -The President President's responsibilities
60 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 650-13 (cont.)
Buchanan -Handling of color Price
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Democrats' attacks on the President -Edward Kennedy's Vietnam speech -Tone -Hughes loan issue -Edward Kennedy -Chappaquiddick -Effect -1960 campaign -1962 campaign -1962 campaign practices -Attacks -Loan on house Relatives of presidents -Franklin D. Roosevelt's sons -Don Nixon -Johnson, John Kennedy -Don Nixon -Legal action -Ehrlichman -Possible handling Loan issue
61 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 650-13 (cont.)
-Viability Connally -Oil depletion issue -1968 campaign -Hubert H. Humphrey -Astrodome -Statement -Astrodome -Television coverage -Chicago convention
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President’s image -The President's actions -Peace -PRC trip -Soviet Union trip -Issue of peace, war -The President's previous meeting with Ehrlichman, Shultz -Congress -Congress -Approach to handling -Polls -Non-partisanship
62 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 650-13 (cont.)
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Scott -Calls -PRC trip -Mansfield -Strategy -Kennedys -Partisanship -Political practices
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Haldeman left at 3:42 pm.
63 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conversation No. 650-14 Date: January 18, 1972 Time: Unknown between 3:42 pm and 3:45 pm Location: Oval Office The President met with an unknown man. H.R. (“Bob”) Haldeman [?] The unknown man left at an unknown time before 3:45 pm.
Conversation No. 650-15 Date: January 18, 1972 Time: 3:45 pm Location: Oval Office Unknown man [Secret Service agent] talked with an unknown person. [Conversation No. 650-15A] The President’s location -Executive Office Building [EOB] [End of telephone conversation]