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Start Date: Thursday, June 14, 1973 2:14 AM
End Date: Thursday, June 14, 1973 2:26 AM
Participants:Harris, Louis; Nixon, Richard M. (President);
Recording Device: White House Telephone
On June 13, 1973, Louis Harris and President Richard M. Nixon talked on the telephone from 10:14 pm to 10:26 pm. The White House Telephone taping system captured this recording, which is known as Conversation 040-093 of the White House Tapes.
Nixon Library Finding Aid:
Conversation No. 40-93 Date: June 13, 1973 Time: 10:14 pm - 10:26 pm Location: White House Telephone Louis P. Harris talked with the President. Charles W. Colson’s telephone call -President’s conversation with Harris President’s previous speech on the economy -Harris’s assessment -Polls -Economists viewpoints -Freeze -Prices -Wage settlements -Inflation -74- NIXON PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY AND MUSEUM Tape Subject Log (rev. March-2011) Conversation No. 40-93 (cont’d) -President’s previous conversation with Frank E. Fitzsimmons -Leonard Woodcock -Harris’s conversation with Richard C. Gerstenberg of General Motors Corporation [GM] -Settlement -Food prices -Inflations -Demand -Cost compared to prices -Phase IV -Gasoline, food -Food -Export regulation -Michael J. (“Mike”) Mansfield, Carl B. Albert -Considerations -Internationalist viewpoint -Soy Beans -Cost -Cattle feed -Export to Europe, Japan -Effect -Public assurances Leonid I. Brezhnev visit -Significance -World peace -Harris poll -Union of Soviet Socialist Republics [USSR] [?] -Alexander M. Haig, Jr. -Popular opinion -Problems -East Europe -Exit visas -Meeting of Superpowers -Europe, Middle East President’s policies -Harris polls -People’s Republic of China [PRC] -Popular opinion -75- NIXON PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY AND MUSEUM Tape Subject Log (rev. March-2011) Conversation No. 40-93 (cont’d) -Foreign compared with domestic policy Watergate -USSR questions to Harris -Conspiracy theories -Comparisons of polls -Importance of USSR and PRC relations -1972 election visit Brezhnev visit -Agreements -Henry A. Kissinger Vietnam negotiations -Paris Peace talks Brezhnev visit -Agreements -Nuclear, Strategic Arms Limitation Talks [SALT] Watergate -Insignificance -Maurice H. Stans -Testimony, June 13