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Start Date: Monday, May 8, 1972 12:38 PM

End Date: Monday, May 8, 1972 12:43 PM

Participants:

Nixon, Richard M. (President)Ehrlichman, John D.

Recording Device: White House Telephone

Full Tape Conversation Start Time: 00:00:22

Full Tape Conversation End Time: 00:04:32

024-001.mp3

NARA Description:

On May 8, 1972, President Richard M. Nixon and John D. Ehrlichman talked on the telephone from 8:38 am to 8:43 am. The White House Telephone taping system captured this recording, which is known as Conversation 024-001 of the White House Tapes.

Nixon Library Finding Aid:

Conversation No. 24-1

Date: May 8, 1972
Time: 8:38 am - 8:43 am
Location: White House Telephone

The President talked with John D. Ehrlichman.

[See also Conversation No. 721-2]

     Greetings

     Abortion
          -Nelson A. Rockefeller
          -The President's letter to Terence Cardinal Cooke
               -Rockefeller's response
               -Contents
               -Circumstances of drafting
                     -Clearance
               -Peter M. Flanigan's recommendation
               -Ehrlichman's Request for a call to Rockefeller
                     -Rockefeller's bill in New York
               -Problems
                     -Political
               -Check on situation
               -Ehrlichman's Request for a call to Rockefeller
                     -Apology
                     -Rectification
               -Abortion issue
                     -Political problems for Rockefeller
                     -The President's concerns
                     -State issue
               -Contents
                     -New York Times report
                     -Tenor
               -Release
                     -Flanigan
                     -Circumstances
                     -Responsibility
                           -Patrick J. Buchanan
                           -Charles W. Colson
                                               2

                          NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF

                                        Tape Subject Log
                                          (rev. 10/06)
                                                               Conv. No. 24-1 (cont.)


     Aid to parochial schools
          -Ehrlichman's conversation with the President