David Gergen Oral History Interview
David Gergen began his political career in 1971 as a staff assistant on President Nixon’s speech writing team. He talked about… read more
David Gergen began his political career in 1971 as a staff assistant on President Nixon’s speech writing team. He talked about his relationship with President Nixon, the speech writing process, and how he came to write President Nixon’s letter of resignation.
This oral history interview was conducted by Timothy Naftali on August 5, 2009, in Cambridge, Massachusetts, for the Richard Nixon Presidential Library and Museum. close
*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.
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