Dwight D. Eisenhower

What campaign pledge did Republican presidential candidate Dwight D. Eisenhower make that sealed his election in 1952 over his Democratic rival Adlai Stevenson? Eisenhower promised to use atomic weapons to end the Korean War Eisenhower promised to personally travel to Korea to end the war Eisenhower affirmed that he would order the United Nations troops to invade North Korea Eisenhower pledged that he would order a naval blockade of the China coast. Today I found out that… Eisenhower promised to personally travel to Korea to end the war In a major speech near the end of th campaign.

USS Dwight D. Eisenhower (CVN 69) and embarked squadrons of Carrier Air Wing (CVW) 7 return to Norfolk, Va. Just in time to celebrate the July 4th holiday. T. . .