Eisenhower

Up to Date
4:00 pm
Wed September 11, 2013

A Presidential Bond: Likable Ike & Tricky Dick

Dwight Eisenhower and Richard Nixon won the presidential election in 1952 and in 1956.

It was an odd couple who won the 1952 presidential race: Likable Dwight "Ike" Eisenhower and tricky Richard "Dick" Nixon. 

In the second part of Thursday's Up to Date, we’ll take a look at the complicated relationship between the two men with Jeffrey Frank, author of Ike and Dick: Portrait of a Strange Political Marriage.

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Central Standard Friday
6:00 pm
Thu November 22, 2012

KC History: Eisenhower

President Eisenhower

In his life Eisenhower lead the allied forces to victory in Europe, built the interstate system, and oversaw school integration, but what experiences built this man of action from Kansas?


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