The Foundation of the Modern Presidency

President Nixon instituted a number of structural changes to the White House staff, which enabled him and his successors to better run the Executive Branch. His accomplishments have led him to be characterized as an Architectural President and have laid the foundation for the modern presidency.

Moynihan as Presidential Counsellor

November 10, 2010

The unique partnership of President Nixon and Daniel Patrick Moynihan as head of the newly created Urban Affairs Counsel (November 10, 2010, American Enterprise Institute, Washington, DC) Title: Moynihan in […]


The Domestic Council

January 9, 2010

The creation of Domestic Council under John Ehrlichman, Assistant to the President for Domestic Affairs (January 9, 2010, Nixon Library, Yorba Linda, CA) Title: Richard Nixon and the Foundation of […]