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with McGeorge Bundy. And I ungraciously said to Pat,
“Congratulations! Reagan brings out the best in you.”
[Laughter] He wasn't too happy at that remark. I don't blame
At the risk of asking you an indelicate question here--
By all means.
Am I recalling correctly, when Pat Moynihan first ran for the
Senate, you came out and endorsed Jim Buckley for re-election?
I sure did.
It made the front page of the NEW YORK TIMES, I believe.
I certainly did.
They considered that important and newsworthy.
And I guess Pat Moynihan never forgave me for that, but
that's his problem. Any more than I forgave him for “benign
neglect”. And being the House liberal of the Nixon
administration. See, I'm not a politician. TAPE THREE, SIDE ONE
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