American Presidents

More about Richard M. Nixon

  • During his administration, the 26th amendment was ratified.
  • Patricia (Pat) Nixon used her position as First Lady to encourage volunteer service. She was an active partner to her husband throughout his presidency, sometimes acting as envoy to other nations in the role of Personal Representative of the President.
  • During his term, the wage and price freeze was instituted.
  • "Once a man has been in politics, once that's been in his life, he will always return if the people want him."

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