Richard Norton Smith Quotes

Governor Nelson Rockefeller spent more money in New York to assure clean water than did the entire Federal Government.

Smith was the author of a major biography on Nelson Rockefeller who although a Republican advocated higher taxes to pay for what the pubic wanted from government and was one of the first politicians to seriously deal with assuring clean water.
Richard Norton Smith
Richard Norton Smith
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  • Nationality: American
  • Profession: Historian

Richard Norton Smith is an American historian and author specializing in U.S. presidents and other political figures. In the past, he worked as a freelance writer for The Washington Post, and worked with U.S. Senators Edward Brooke and Bob Dole.