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  • Brief report. S.E. Asia

    Summary: Congressman Peter H. Dominick (R-Colo.) delivers his weekly radio address, a Brief report, on Nov. 10, 1961. Rep. Dominick discusses topics including the deteriorating American position in South Vietnam, Thailand and Laos, the belated declaration of war by the South Vietnamese government, delays in getting U.S.-supplied weapons and ammunition out of Saigon and into the field, and the apparent lack of will exhibited by the U.S. State Dept.

  • For the record. Congo, Headstart & Silver

    Summary: Senator Peter H. Dominick (R-Colo.) answers questions from Colorado constituents during a segment of his For the record radio program on September 18, 1967 in Washington, D.C. Sen. Dominick discusses a letter he sent to President Lyndon B. Johnson protesting the executive order that caused the deployment of U.S. military personnel and aircraft to the Democratic Republic of the Congo, saying that he has requested their immediate withdrawal. He also reviews the reasons behind his efforts to move the Head Start Program to the United States Department of Education, and briefly discusses the production of sandwich coins due to a silver shortage.

  • For the record. Foreign debts surtax

    Summary: Senator Peter H. Dominick (R-Colo.) answers questions from Colorado constituents during a segment of his For the record radio program on March 25, 1968 in Washington, D.C. Sen. Dominick discusses foreign debt to the United States, naming several countries that are overdue in their debt payments. He also states his opposition to exchanging gold for United States currency held by delinquent debtor nations until they become current in their payments. Dominick outlines reductions in federal expenditures that he would make in addition to the 10 percent tax surcharge proposed by the Nixon Administration.

  • For the record. Middle East, and Cuban refugees

    Summary: Senator Peter H. Dominick (R-Colo.) delivers his weekly radio address, Report from Washington, on July 26, 1967. Sen. Dominick discusses topics including the Middle East crisis, Felipe Rivera (a Cuban refugee who threatened to bomb the Cuban Pavilion at Expo 67) and Cuban refugees in general.

  • India/Pakistan (Senator Dominick)

  • Kansas Day speech, Topeka, foreign policy

    Summary: Senator Peter H. Dominick (R-Colo.) delivers a speech at a dinner celebrating Kansas Day in Topeka, Kansas on January 29, 1963. Sen. Dominick talks in depth about United States foreign policy as it relates to Laos, Cuba and South Vietnam as well as the threat posed by the spread of communism. Dominick also briefly covers subjects including vote fraud, the role of the state of Kansas in United States history and comparisons between the states of Kansas and Colorado.

  • Peter H. Dominick speech, Fort Collins (motel convention), Foreign policy & new frontiers legislative program

    Summary: Senator Peter H. Dominick (R-Colo.) delivers a speech to attendees of the Motel Association meeting in Fort Collins, Colo. on Sept. 27, 1963. Sen. Dominick discusses the recently passed Nuclear Test Ban Treaty. He reports that there are a large number of pieces of legislation before Congress on topics including civil rights, taxes, and foreign aid, and explains why it will be difficult to pass these bills before the end of the session. Dominick also discusses the federal budget, saying that decreases in government spending must accompany any tax cuts in order to avoid raising the national debt limit, curb inflation and stabilize the dollar.

  • Report from Washington. A.I.D. & Free China

    Summary: Senator Peter H. Dominick (R-Colo.) delivers his weekly radio address, Report from Washington, on July 15, 1965. Sen. Dominick discusses topics including American aid to the Chinese Nationalist government on Formosa, and compares the economic conditions there, and on the mainland under the Chinese Communist government.

  • Report from Washington. America's relations with its European allies

    Summary: Senator Peter H. Dominick (R-Colo.) delivers his weekly radio address, Report from Washington, probably in 1963. Sen. Dominick discusses topics including the traditionally strong transatlantic relationship, French efforts to maintain a leadership position in the European Common Market by excluding Great Britain, the role of tactical nuclear weapons and conventional forces in the defense of Europe against Communist aggression, and the questions allies of the United States have on whether a massive U.S. nuclear retaliation would actually be forthcoming in the event of a Soviet attack.

  • Report from Washington. Berlin/Vietnam & communism

    Summary: Senator Peter H. Dominick (R-Colo.) delivers his weekly radio address, Report from Washington, on Mar. 4, 1965. Sen. Dominick discusses topics including statistics about shootings at the Berlin Wall, the illusion of peaceful coexistence, the need to fight communism, and his views on the nature of the conflict in Vietnam.