Leonard Garment

Leonard Garment

Leonard Garment was an American attorney, public servant, and arts advocate. He served U.S. Presidents Richard Nixon and Gerald Ford in the White House in various positions between 1969 and 1976, including Counselor to the President, acting Special Counsel to Nixon for the last two years of his presidency, and U.S. Ambassador to the Third Committee at the United Nations. Wikipedia*

On the C-SPAN Networks:
Leonard Garment has 21 videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 1987 Joint Committee as an Attorney. The year with the most videos was 1997 with six videos. Most appearances with John W. Dean (3), Benjamin C. Bradlee (2), Haynes Johnson (2). Most common tags: Nixon, Richard, U.S. History.

Appearances by Title:c. May 12, 1987 - Present Attorney Videos: 17


Counsel, White House c. February 7, 1997 - c. March 13, 1997 Videos: 4

Recent Appearances

  • Open Phones

    Open Phones

    Telephone lines were opened for audience comments. Leonard Garment talked on the telephone from New York City about his reaction to the…

  • Political Book Fair

    Political Book Fair

    Mr. Garment was interviewed about his book, Crazy Rhythm: My Journey from Brooklyn, Jazz and Wall Street to Nixon’s White…

  • <em>Washington</em>: Publication Party

    Washington: Publication Party

    A party was held to celebrate the posthumous publication of Meg Greenfield’s book Washington, published by PublicAffairs. Meg Greenfield was…

  • <em>In Search of Deep Throat</em>

    In Search of Deep Throat

    Mr. Garment talked about his book In Search of Deep Throat: The Greatest Political Mystery of Our Time, published by Basic…

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