Centennial of Woodrow Wilson's Fourteen Points Speech

Featured Content January 8, 2018 - Read the speech as printed in the Congressional Record


On January 8, 1918, President Woodrow Wilson addressed a joint session of Congress and proposed a 14-point program for world peace. These fourteen principles formed the basis for peace negotiations at the end of World War I.

56 Cong. Rec. (Bound) - House of Representatives: January 8, 1918
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On February 11, 1918, President Wilson addressed a joint session of Congress regarding the response to his Fourteen Points peace plan.

56 Cong. Rec. (Bound) - Senate: February 11, 1918
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