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The Presidency: Eisenhower & Domestic Policy

President Eisenhower

President Eisenhower

New York City
Monday, October 28, 2013

A discussion about President Eisenhower’s domestic policies and priorities, including civil rights and the National Highway Act.  Eisenhower’s grandson, David, is among the panelists. He describes the president as a conservative in a liberal era, and as a farm boy who governed in a time of globalization and urbanization.  This was part of a conference titled, “Ike Reconsidered: Lessons from the Eisenhower Legacy for the 21st Century” and was co-hosted by Hunter College, City University of New York, the Roosevelt House Public Policy Institute & the Eisenhower Foundation.

Updated: Saturday, December 28, 2013 at 10:48am (ET)

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