The President in Prime Time: Major Oval Office Speeches

The President in Prime Time: Major Oval Office Speeches


From Truman to Obama, a selection of televised addresses from the Oval Office on topics including tax cuts, race relations, energy shortages and war. Read "Live From the Oval Office: A Backdrop of History Fades From TV" here: Please visit in order to embed this video Subscribe on YouTube: NYT on Google Plus: Watch more videos at: Follow on Twitter:

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