The checkers speech or fund speech was an address made on september 23, 1952, by the republican candidate for vice president of the united states, california senator richard nixon nixon had been accused of improprieties relating to a fund established by his backers to reimburse him for his political expenses. Cuomo's reaction was similar to new york city mayor bill de blasio, who also invoked richard nixon | spencer platt/getty images. Gerald ford signs nixon pardon, 8 september 1974 silent majority, 3 november 1969 richard nixon, resignation speech paper--a rhetorical analysis of a. Nixon resignation rhetorical analysis caitlin, mady and sarah ethos this is the 37th time i have spoken to you from this office, where so many decisions have been made that shape the history of this nation. President nixon's resignation speech august 8, 1974 good evening in the final analysis, have been concerned with the good of the country, however our judgments might differ.
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