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Reference FCO 82/168
Department/Office Foreign Office
Title Presidential Elections of 1972 in United States (1972)
Description Report on the Presidential Primaries in 1972. Profiles of Eugene J. McCarthy, John V. Lindsay, Henry M. Jackson, Democrat candidates for the Presidential nomination. Included is a statement by President Nixon on vetoing the bill to limit expenditures on political broadcasting and a notice to the press on the President signing the Federal Election Campaign Act of 1972. Report on the financing of US election campaigns. Profiles of Paul N. McCloskey. JR, John M. Ashbrook, Richard M. Nixon, Republican candidates for the Presidential nomination. Race report on Black Americans using the vote to gain political power.
Date 1972
Collection The Nixon Years, 1969-1974
Region North America
Countries United States
Places Africa; Alaska; Asia; Bangladesh; Britain; China; Colombia; Europe; Germany; Gibraltar; Greece; India; Israel; Latin America; Mexico; Middle East; Pakistan; Panama; South Africa; South Vietnam; Soviet Union; Spain; United Kingdom; United States of America; Vietnam
People Agnew, Spiro; Ashbrook, John M; Buckley, James; Connally, John B; Cromer, 3rd Earl of; Drower, Bill; Elliott, Anthony; Finch, Robert H; Greenhill, Sir Denis; Humphrey, Hubert; Jackson, Henry; Kennedy, Edward Moore; Kennedy, Robert F; Lindsay, John; McCarthy, Eugene J; McCloskey, Paul N jnr; McGovern, George; Mills, Wilbur; Mitchell, John; Mondale, Walter (Fritz); Muskie, Edmund; Nixon, Richard M; Reagan, Ronald; Richardson, Elliot; Rockefeller, Nelson; Rumsfeld, Donald; Stans, Maurice; Truman, Harry S.; Tunney, John Varick; Wallace, George
Topics Arms; British Embassy; Census; Civil rights; Coal; Communist; Congress; Crime; Dairy products; Defence; Democratic Party; Department of State; Draft; Economic policy; Economy; Education; Elections; Environment; European Security; foreign policy; Gold Bill; Gubernatorial; Health; Hippies; Inflation; Labour Party; Law and Order; Narcotics; Oil; organisation; Presidential candidates; Presidential Primaries; Price controls; Race; Recession; Republican Party; Segregation; State Department; Strategic Arms Limitation Treaties; Strikes; Supreme Court; Tariffs; Taxation; Taxes; The Nine; Trade; Treasury; troops; Unemployment; United Nations; Vice President; Vietnam War; Vietnamization; Voting age; Wages; Welfare; White House; withdrawal
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