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.
Click here to read a Mountain Xpress story from July 2007 regarding the release of the Nixon documents.
Click here to download a PDF file of the document.