A Conversation With Pat Buchanan On His New Book, Richard Nixon, and the Making of a President.

A Conversation With Pat Buchanan On His New Book, Richard Nixon, and the Making of a President.

By Ryan James Girdusky – The American Spectator Pat Buchanan’s latest book, The Greatest Comeback: How Richard Nixon Rose From Defeat to Create the New Majority, chronicles the political resurrection of Richard Nixon after he suffered defeats in the presidential election of 1960 and California gubernatorial election of 1962. It’s a fantastic read, giving an insider’s […]

When a Young Pat Buchanan Met Nixon: “You’re Not as Conservative as Bill Buckley, Are You?”

When a Young Pat Buchanan Met Nixon: “You’re Not as Conservative as Bill Buckley, Are You?”

By Patrick J. Buchanan via Rare.Us A conservative since I can remember, I had been a backer of Barry Goldwater from the day Richard Nixon conceded in 1960. Arriving at the St. Louis Globe-Democrat from Columbia Journalism School in June 1962, I had maneuvered myself onto the editorial page by August. The Globe-Democrat had backed Goldwater […]

Is Nixon’s Resurrection Relevant to Today’s GOP?

Is Nixon’s Resurrection Relevant to Today’s GOP?

By Patrick J. Buchanan One question I am asked while on tour for my new book, “The Greatest Comeback,” on the resurrection of Richard Nixon, is: Does Nixon’s rise, from crushing defeats in 1960 and 1962, and the debacle his party suffered in 1964, to capturing the White House and beginning a string of five […]

Pat Buchanan’s Campaign Chronicle of the 1960s

Pat Buchanan’s Campaign Chronicle of the 1960s

By Terence P. Jeffrey at CNS News The Greatest Comeback is a page-turning narrative… a great story told by a great storyteller… Shortly before Richard Nixon was going to formally announce that he would be running again for president in 1968, Pat Buchanan and Rose Mary Woods, two of his closest aides, presented him with […]

Buchanan to Salon: A Populist Conservative Candidate Could Beat Hillary

Buchanan to Salon: A Populist Conservative Candidate Could Beat Hillary

By Scott Porch at Salon.Com A populist conservative might beat Hillary, he tells Salon — while taking on MSNBC, McCain, the Tea Party and more After losing the presidential election in 1960 and the California governor’s race in 1962, Nixon famously told reporters: “You won’t have Nixon to kick around anymore.” Soon after, he set up […]

Book Review: The Rebirth of Richard Nixon’s Political Career

Book Review: The Rebirth of Richard Nixon’s Political Career

By John R. Coyne Jr. – Special to The Washington Times In the 1960s, the country was running out of control — race riots, cities burning, assassinations, campus anarchy. The producers who did the nation’s work and paid its taxes saw their beliefs mocked, their children proselytized and radicalized on campuses where faculties sneered at […]

Ben Stein on Buchanan’s New Book, The Greatest Comeback

Ben Stein on Buchanan’s New Book, The Greatest Comeback

By Ben Stein – The American Spectator I spent a good chunk of the day reading Pat Buchanan’s amazingly fine new book, The Greatest Comeback, on his association with Richard Nixon from late 1965 until Nixon’s amazing victory in the ’68 election for President. The book is a masterpiece. Others, better at reviewing than I […]

VIDEO: Pat Buchanan Reflects on Warnings About Illegal Immigration on Hannity

VIDEO: Pat Buchanan Reflects on Warnings About Illegal Immigration on Hannity

Pat discusses the border chaos and new book The Greatest Comeback: How Richard Nixon Rose From Defeat to Create the New Majority

VIDEO: Pat Buchanan on Kilmeade & Friends

Political commentator and author of The Greatest Comeback: How Richard Nixon Rose from Defeat to Create the New Majority PAT BUCHANAN talked about how he got hired by President Nixon. Mr. Buchanan weighed in on the border trouble and explained that no American President has been able to control the border and the only way […]

The Greatest Comeback by Patrick J. Buchanan – Book Excerpt

Excerpt by Crown Publishing Group on Scribd.com Patrick J. Buchanan, bestselling author and senior advisor to Richard Nixon, tells the definitive story of Nixon’s resurrection from the political graveyard and his rise to the presidency. After suffering stinging defeats in the 1960 presidential election against John F. Kennedy, and in the 1962 California gubernatorial election, […]