As we all know, not every decision President Ford
made was popular at the time, but popularity was not this man's goal.
Also, whereas Agnew had reserved for his exclusive use the Air Force JetStar that flew senior White House staff from place to place, Vice President Ford
ordered it returned to the VIP motor pool so others could use it.
Thirdly, MFN status for Romania did take effect while President Ford
occupied the White House.
But time has a way of clarifying past events," Kennedy said, "and now we see that President Ford
told dignitaries gathered that President Ford
, a life-long Episcopalian, worried over the possible split of the U.
I can't believe how long it's taken to bury President Ford
In President Ford
, the world saw the best of America and America found a man whose character and leadership would bring calm and healing to one of the most divisive moments in our nation's history," President George Bush said in his eulogy.
In this book, President Ford
provides new and unique insights on one of American history's great controversies.
escaped an assassin's bullet last night when a woman shot at him as he left a hotel in San Francisco.
The two women play, respectively, the Charlie Manson acolyte Squeaky Fromme and the huddle-aged mother of four Sara Jane Moore, both, of whom tried to shoot President Ford
is cited for his "courageous" pardon of Richard Nixon, a decision he made after a particularly nettlesome press conference in which he complained, "too many questions are about Nixon.
Pruet also worked in political circles, serving as the state finance chairman for President Ford