Blog Post | The Nixon Sightings
The Nixon Sightings, Part I: The 1952 Republican Convention
December 15, 2014,
In "The Nixon Sightings," Steve Hess recalls five key moments in his time working with Richard M. Nixon. Each vignette offers a peek into some of the events that drove a young Senator from California to the Oval Office. This series was written as background to Hess' new book The Professor and The President: Daniel Patrick Moynihan in the Nixon White House (Brookings Press, December 2014), a “dramatic narrative” of events in 1969-1970, told in the present tense.