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Eisenhower

Dwight David, known as Ike. 1890--1969, US general and Republican statesman; Supreme Commander of the Allied Expeditionary Force (1943--45) and 34th president of the US (1953--61). He commanded Allied forces in Europe and North Africa (1942), directed the invasion of Italy (1943), and was Supreme Commander of the combined land forces of NATO (1950--52)
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Eisenhower at that point accepted the AEC's assurances that the health hazards from testing were minimal, but he spoke "with great emphasis" in an NSC meeting on the necessity to gain some significant psychological advantage in the world.
Not only did Eisenhower and Nixon prevent Robert Taft and the Old Guard from dismantling the social welfare state and abandoning America's international commitments, but through their continued partnership, they kept the party from falling permanently into the hands of Barry Goldwater on the right or Nelson Rockefeller on the left.
8220;I'm looking forward to working with my new colleagues at Chamberlain Hrdlicka, and I'm pleased to be able to put my particular insight and skills to work,” said Eisenhower.
The two men were of vastly different temperaments and capabilities, and Eisenhower made it clear he thought Nixon was not of presidential caliber.
Eisenhower Memorial Commission and the Industrial College of the Armed Forces at the National Defense University conducted a symposium entitled "Eisenhower and National Security for the 21st Century" at Fort McNair, Washington, DC.
At the same time, Eisenhower overhauled the way classified information was filed and accessed.
The Welsh Golfing Union has secured one of their largest individual sponsorship deals in their history for the Eisenhower Trophy after linking up with Cardiff-based company CRU Investment Management.
After bidding farewell to the members of the 101st Airborne Division Eisenhower was reported to have had tears in his eyes.
Supporters of Brown expected President Eisenhower to back the Brown mandate, because he was certainly the most powerful and commanding white leader and, as president, had the moral authority to influence the public debate on integration.
Washington Dec 2-7, Suzanne Farrell Ballet, Eisenhower Theater, John F Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts, 2700 F St NW, 202.
Eisenhower critiqued it; Jimmy Carter couldn't rein it in; the end of the Cold War couldn't stop it; the war on terror has propelled it further.
Eisenhower Green Ash trees now majestically stand in communities across the United States in honor of the men and women who bravely served their country during World War II.