James C. Humes

James C. Humes

James C. Humes is a former speechwriter for Presidents Dwight D. Eisenhower, Richard Nixon, Gerald Ford, and Ronald Reagan. He has written numerous books, including Instant Eloquence, Podium Humor, The Sir Winston Method, Citizen Shakespeare, and The Wit & Wisdom of Winston Churchill. Wikipedia*

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James C. Humes has eight videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 1992 Forum. The year with the most videos was 1996 with three videos. Most appearances with John H. Taylor (2). Most common tags: American Perspectives, U.S. History, World History.

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Speech Writer, White House - c. January 1, 1989 Videos: 8

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