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Unformatted text preview: Illinois Republicans nominated General Dwight D. Eisenhower… he was a popular general…during was president at a university….the Republicans pick Senator Nixon to be Vice President because he knew politics…Nixon is very into the Red Scare…Nixon had a slush fund and this almost makes the Republicans take him off the election ticket….In order to prevent such a thing, Nixon gets on tv and delivers the famous “checkers speech” because he said that he and his was just a middle class family and they did not have enough money to take care of his dog checkers…he was one of the first to use television to get positive results The result…Ike won 442-89...
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This note was uploaded on 10/16/2011 for the course AMH 2010 taught by Professor Pietrzak during the Spring '11 term at Broward College.
- Spring '11