The City and the Crusade

By Patrick J. Buchanan Commencement Address for Christendom College Thank you for that gracious reception. I confess it is not the kind to which I am accustomed on most college campuses. But it is truly an honor to be here, at Christendom. Both to congratulate the graduating seniors, and to pay tribute to this college […]

Pat Buchanan on Ross Perot’s Radio Show – May 7, 1995

Transcript from: Listening to America, Host – Ross Perot MR. PEROT: Good evening, this is Ross. Thank you for being with us tonight. Since the beginning of the year, we have been visiting with some of the most respected leaders in Congress from both the Republican and Democratic parties. Tonight, we’re going to change our […]

Congress Saves Wall Street’s Bacon

By Patrick J. Buchanan Would Congress bail out D.C. if the city faced fiscal collapse? Rep. Dick Armey was asked in late December. Armey’s tough reply “Shucks, no. I’m still sore about New York City and Chrysler.” No bailout for D.C. No bailout for Orange County. That was the policy line of our brawny new […]

1996 Announcement Speech

By Patrick J. Buchanan Speech at Manchester Institute of Arts and Sciences It is good to be back home again. As you know, Shelley and I spent 10 wonderful weeks here in the winter of 1992, and we will never forget your generosity and your support when we came up here to New Hampshire, and […]

Let the People Rule

By Patrick J. Buchanan This term limits movement has a whiff of revolution about it. We want to overthrow America’s ruling class… As the House and Senate mull over which version of “term limits” to write into a constitutional amendment, Republicans should realize this issue is now about more, much more, than term limits. It […]

A Contract With the Unborn

By Patrick J. Buchanan Patrick J. Buchanan delivered the following speech January 21, 1995, at the Concord Auditorium, on behalf of New Hampshire Right to Life. The speech immediately followed the New Hampshire March for Life. The Washington Post and New York Times and CBS did not much note one of the greatest things that […]

How the Peso Plug Was Pulled

By Patrick J. Buchanan After one of his great reforms had miscarried, Britain’s Whig Prime Minister Lord Melbourne exploded: “Nothing that the wise men promised has happened, and everything the damn fools said would happen has come to pass!” Well, it sure looks like the “damn fools” were right on the North American Free Trade […]

Foreign Aid: Ever With Us

By Patrick J. Buchanan As for that $5 billion we send Israel and Egypt every year, it is more money than Ronald Reagan ever spent, in any single year, for SDI, a missile defense for the U.S. If national security is our concern, would it not make more sense to shift that $5 billion into […]