Pres. Nixon briefs Congressional leaders about his upcoming trip to Moscow

Pres. Nixon briefs Congressional leaders about his upcoming trip to Moscow

On the eve of his departure for his Moscow summit meeting, President Richard Nixon briefed a bipartisan group of Congressional leaders at the White House on May 19, 1972. Shown here, LTR: Secretary of State William Rogers; Sen. Robert Byrd (majority whip); Senate Majority Leader Mike Mansfield; Pres. Nixon; and Rep. Gerald Ford, House Minority Leader. (UPI Photo/Darryl Heikes/Files)