Nixon Announces New Vice President
President Nixon announced House Minority Leader Gerald Ford as his choice for vice president to replace Nixon’s first vice president, Spiro Agnew, who had resigned. President Nixon also talked about a new outbreak of war in the Middle East and about inflation in the U.S. Mr. Ford also spoke briefly. close
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Ford Address to Joint Session of Congress
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Former President Ford Interview
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Telephone lines were open for comments on news of the day and reactions to the death of former President Ford.
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