This declassified document from the administration of President Richard Nixon
reveals that the Rev. Billy Graham
called the White House from Montreat to discuss a potentially thorny matter—a request by a prominent Democrat for a public show of support from the evangelist. The memo shows how Nixon's White House handled the matter.
to read a Mountain Xpress
story from July 2007 regarding the release of the Nixon documents.
to download a PDF file of the document.
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