GOP senator slams Pentagon over new aircraft
The HillGOP senator slams Pentagon over new aircraft carrier | TheHillThe HillSen. Joni Ernst (R-Iowa) slammed the Pentagon over its new USS Gerald R. Ford aircraft carrier, calling its construction delays and cost overruns "unacceptable.New class of Navy carriers brings new era in business for Hatfield ...Bucks County Courier TimesNewport News shipyard receives more funds for aircraft carrier work ...Daily Pressall 3 news articles »
Posted on 6 August 2017 | 4:10 am
Ford museum explores life, politics of
Kankakee Daily JournalFord museum explores life, politics of presidentKankakee Daily JournalFord quickly climbed the political ladder. After Vice President Spiro Agnew resigned his office in late 1973, President Nixon chose Ford. Then, the scandal escalated that cost Nixon his office and gave Ford his. At the museum, you can see the original ...
Posted on 5 August 2017 | 11:15 pm
America's newest aircraft carrier uses
Ars TechnicaAmerica's newest aircraft carrier uses “digital” catapult on fighter for ...Ars TechnicaLanding, launch of fighter off Va. coast first real test for ship's troubled systems.and more »
Posted on 3 August 2017 | 11:57 am
Memo to Pence: Prepare to Be Gerald Ford |
Foreign PolicyMemo to Pence: Prepare to Be Gerald Ford | Foreign PolicyForeign PolicyMemo to Pence: Prepare to Be Gerald Ford « | Foreign Policy | the Global Magazine of News and Ideas.The 'No' Men | The East Hampton StarEast Hampton Starall 3 news articles »
Posted on 2 August 2017 | 10:58 am
USNI News Video: Sailors Talk First USS
USNI NewsUSNI News Video: Sailors Talk First USS Gerald R. Ford Trap, LaunchUSNI NewsDue to a major design flaw in the AAG from builder General Atomics, the Navy was considering ditching the system from future Ford-class aircraft carriers as late as last year. In May, President Donald Trump expressed hard opinions on the system and a ...US Navy launch a jet from USS Gerald R. Ford | Daily Mail OnlineDaily MailNerves, then celebration, as USS Gerald R. Ford passes testDaily PressUSS Gerald R. Ford aircraft carrier launches its first fighter jetMLive.comWZZM -Omaha World-Heraldall 21 news articles »
Posted on 2 August 2017 | 5:23 am
Lynne Cheney to speak at event commemorating
GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (AP) — Lynne Cheney is scheduled to speak at the Gerald R. Ford Presidential Foundation's commemoration of the 97th anniversary of Betty Ford's birth.
Posted on 14 April 2015 | 1:33 am
President Obama's tailor coming to Ann
Martin Greenfield, an 86-year-old Holocaust survivor, has made suits for presidents Gerald Ford, Bill Clinton and Barack Obama.
Posted on 13 April 2015 | 11:29 am
The triumph of innocence
Ricky Jackson's four decades in prison for a crime he didn't commit is the story of injustice, perseverance, and, most of all, grace.
Posted on 12 April 2015 | 9:50 am
Obama Nearly Falls Down The Steps Of Air
It was almost a scene reminiscent of the time that President Gerald Ford tripped down the stairs and was relentlessly roasted on shows like Saturday Night Live that mocked his clumsiness afterward. This time, it was President Barack Obama’s turn to nearly bite it as he jogged down the stairs of Air Force One, with Obama Nearly Falls Down The Steps Of Air Force One [Video] is an article from: The ...
Posted on 29 March 2015 | 8:30 pm
Celebrities Pay Tribute to Betty Ford
Betty Ford, 93, died Friday at the Eisenhower Medical Center in Rancho Mirage, California. Celebrities and politicians issued statements and tweeted tributes in memory of the former first lady, wife of former president Gerald Ford. She is also the founder of the Betty Ford Center for substance abuse where celebrities […] Celebrities Pay Tribute to Betty Ford is a copyrighted article from Showbiz ...
Posted on 26 March 2015 | 12:46 pm
Remembering New Haven’s Pop Smith Little
There he keeps a photo on hand of the team, taken at the White House, with President Gerald Ford. He is not at all reluctant to show it to his mostly younger patrons, who are surprised to learn of his baseball exploits. When posing for the photo ...
Posted on 25 August 2015 | 10:56 am
The fascinating (and scenic) history of
Gen. Robert Ruegg before parting ways. Gerald Ford, Nov. 17, 1974, and Nov. 29, 1975 Ford restricted his two Alaska visits to Air Force bases -- first Elmendorf in Anchorage, and then Eielson in Fairbanks. On his second visit, Ford noted with pride he ...
Posted on 25 August 2015 | 7:53 am
Partners commission documentary on President
Gerald Ford’s legacy as the 38th president is getting a movie deal. The Gerald R. Ford Presidential Foundation and the Peter F. Secchia Family of Grand Rapids said last week that they have commissioned a new documentary film about Ford’s life and ...
Posted on 25 August 2015 | 6:07 am
Ex-Blue Angels photographer pleads guilty to
At the time of his arrest, Courtade was a chief petty officer assigned to the Gerald Ford aircraft carrier. Before that, he was assigned to Expeditionary Combat Camera in Norfolk. Courtade spent most of his career taking pictures for the Navy, but he also ...
Posted on 25 August 2015 | 2:05 am
Scowcroft: The Iran deal: An epochal moment
Presidents Ronald Reagan and George H.W. Bush realized it with the Soviet Union. And I believe we face it with Iran today. Brent Scowcroft was national security adviser to Presidents Gerald Ford and George H.W. Bush.
Posted on 25 August 2015 | 1:35 am
Presidents' kids talk about White House life
Whether it was to sneak a first kiss or listen to Led Zeppelin, climbing onto the roof of the White House was apparently a popular practice among a few presidents' children.
Posted on 15 November 2012 | 12:20 pm
Gerald Ford graffiti pops up in Michigan
Former President Gerald Ford is remembered in his hometown of Grand Rapids by a museum and a stretch of interstate. Now, a graffiti artist has decided to memorialize the 38th commander in chief on the freeway that bears his name.
Posted on 10 April 2012 | 9:11 am
Gerald Ford graffiti pops up in Michigan
Former President Gerald Ford is remembered in his hometown of Grand Rapids by a museum and a stretch of interstate.
Posted on 10 April 2012 | 9:04 am
President Ford's Calif. home fetches $1.68
The Southern California desert home of former President Gerald Ford has been sold for nearly $1.7 million.
Posted on 23 March 2012 | 8:14 am
PBS' Jim Lehrer to retire as regular anchor
Jim Lehrer has been delivering the news each weeknight to PBS viewers since the Gerald Ford administration. Now he says it's time to step away.
Posted on 12 May 2011 | 7:46 am