Reagan Campaign Address for Goldwater

Mr. Reagan spoke in support of Senator Barry Goldwater’s 1964 presidential campaign. In the speech he called “A Time… read more

Mr. Reagan spoke in support of Senator Barry Goldwater’s 1964 presidential campaign. In the speech he called “A Time for Choosing” he focused on the importance of a strong defense against Communism and the need to create peace in the world. He said that a government could not control the economy without coercing people. He also talked about the high tax burden of Americans and the increasing national debt. Mr. Reagan was chairman of California Republicans for Goldwater. Mr. Reagan changed his political affiliation from Democrat to Republican in 1962 and this televised speech shortly before the November 1964 election was his first major foray into national electoral politics and launched his political career. close

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Reagan Campaign Address for Goldwater

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Program ID:
153897-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Speech
Location:
Los Angeles, California, United States
First Aired:
Dec 6, 1999
Last Aired:
Mar 15, 2014

Airing Details

  • Dec 06, 1999 | 10:06am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Dec 07, 1999 | 5:30pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Dec 10, 1999 | 11:02pm EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Dec 14, 1999 | 6:04pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Jun 05, 2004 | 9:34pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Feb 21, 2011 | 11:00am EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Feb 21, 2011 | 5:51pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Feb 22, 2011 | 5:49am EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Mar 15, 2014 | 8:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Mar 15, 2014 | 11:01pm EDT | C-SPAN 1

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