Arthur H. Vandenberg, JR.

Arthur H. Vandenberg, JR.

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Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Arthur Hendrick Vandenberg, Jr. was a Republican government official from Michigan. He worked for many years on the staff of his father, Arthur H. Vandenberg, who served in the U.S. Senate from 1928 to 1951. He was briefly appointed to Eisenhower's White House staff in November 1952 but resigned in 1953 at the very start of the Eisenhower administration. He also worked as a consultant and academic and edited his father's papers for publication. The reason for his 1953 resignation, originally blamed on health problems, was later revealed to be his inability to pass a security test because of his homosexuality. In October 1964, to put the recent resignation of President Lyndon Johnson's longtime aide Walter Jenkins in context, columnist Drew Pearson used his nationally syndicated column to detail the circumstances of Vandenberg's 1952 resignationshow more

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  • Paperback | 216 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 12mm | 322g
  • Duct Publishing
  • United States
  • English
  • 6134967831
  • 9786134967839