Category Archives: Hubert Humphrey

Efan 2011: U.S. Vice President Hubert Humphrey’s 1968 DNC Nomination Acceptance Speech

Hubert Humphrey, didn’t lose the 1968 presidential election because he was a bad candidate or ran a bad campaign or wasn’t qualified to be President of the United States. The opposites are true and even though as it turns out … Continue reading

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The LBJ Library: Vice President Hubert Humphrey Talks To The Nation:

If 1968 was a normal election year, Hubert Humphrey probably beats Richard Nixon perhaps not by a landslide, but by an electoral landslide. Because he was more likable than Dick Nixon and was more honest and so-forth and didn’t have … Continue reading

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British Pathe: Presidential Fever Sweeps The Nation: 4/10/1960

Source: Helmer Reemberg: Presidential Fever Sweeps The Nation: 4/10/1960 The 1960 West Virginia Democratic primary was a battle of dirty tricks. With the Humphrey campaign trying to make JFK’s Irish-Catholic faith and issue in an overwhelmingly Anglo-Saxon Protestant state like … Continue reading

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It’s Time For a Change: Hubert Humphrey 1968 Political TV Ad: What Has Richard Nixon Done For You?

Source: It’s Time For a Change: Hubert Humphrey 1968 Political TV Ad: What Has Richard Nixon Done For You? Hubert Humphrey running as the Washington insider in 1968. What Have You Done For me Lately? Which is a Janet Jackson … Continue reading

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