|I AM happy to be in Oklahoma City today. I have been traveling around this great country and making many stops to discuss with the people the issues in this campaign.
Here in Oklahoma City, in the heart of the Nation, I consider it appropriate to discuss a subject of great importance to all Americans--the relationship of communism to our national security.
I should like the American people to consider the damage that is being done to our national security by irresponsible persons who place their own political interests above the security of the Nation.
I regret to say that there are some people in the Republican Party who are trying to create the false impression that communism is a powerful force in American life. These Republicans know that this is not true.
The time has come when we should take a frank and earnest look at the record about communism and our national security.
First, let me remind you of a few basic facts which are often overlooked.
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