President Kennedy Steel Companies Persuasive Speech

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Throughout his speech in which he criticizes steel companies for raising their prices, President Kennedy labels the national effects and future outcomes that these companies will cause. On April 11,1962, he attempted to rally Americans and force steel companies to lower their prices for the good of the country. In this address, President Kennedy integrated stylistic elements such as anaphora and appeals to pathos in order to clearly achieve his goal of convincing steel companies to lower prices. Kennedy, a successful and well educated man, has already established credibility toward his audience. By articulating all the negative consequences of the steel industry’s decision, he brings forth a sense unity toward Americans. He includes himself
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