Republican National Convention Address

Vice President Quayle accepted his party’s nomination for vice president on the final night of the 1992 Republican National… read more

Vice President Quayle accepted his party’s nomination for vice president on the final night of the 1992 Republican National Convention. Vice President Quayle spoke to the convention on his values instilled during his boyhood in Huntington, Indiana, and criticized his enemies for “looking down” on the beliefs of the American people. He promoted reforms in Congress and in the nation’s legal system, and noted the “cultural divide” between the Republicans and their opponents. Finally, he praised the values of President Bush, and predicted victory in November. His wife and children came out on stage following his prepared remarks to acknowledge the applause of the delegates. Sen. John Danforth, who spearheaded the confirmation of Supreme Court Justice Clarence Thomas in 1991, introduced Vice President Quayle with remarks on the vice president’s accomplishments in office. A short video introduction before the vice president’s remarks described the life and career of Vice President Quayle from his birth in Huntington, Indiana, to the vice presidency. close

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Republican National Convention Address

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Program ID:
31399-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Convention
Location:
Houston, Texas, United States
First Aired:
Aug 20, 1992
Last Aired:
Sep 2, 2004

Airing Details

  • Aug 20, 1992 | 9:15pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Aug 21, 1992 | 5:00am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Aug 21, 1992 | 9:36am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Aug 21, 1992 | 5:05pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Aug 22, 1992 | 9:57pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Aug 23, 1992 | 5:37pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Aug 23, 1992 | 9:26pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Aug 09, 1996 | 11:11pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Aug 10, 1996 | 3:45am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Jul 29, 2004 | 3:17am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Sep 02, 2004 | 3:25am EDT | C-SPAN 2
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