Watergate hearings

break-in and cover-up : proceedings of the Senate Select Committee on Presidential Campaign Activities
  • 886 Pages
  • 1.58 MB
  • English
Bantam Books , New York, London
Watergate Affairs, 1972-
Other titlesNew York Times.
Statementedited by the staff of the New York Times ; narrative by R.W. Apple, chronology by Linda Amster, general editor, Gerald Gold.
ContributionsApple, R. W. 1934-, Gold, Gerald.
The Physical Object
Paginationviii, 886p.[32]p. of plates :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19465475M

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Watergate-era pictures and video clips were shown. Nelson, the former Washington bureau chief. Watergate began with a burglary in June and ended with a president's resignation in August In between, during the summer ofa special Senate Committee held hearings, co.

Watergate hearings Summary Photograph shows a hearing of the U.S. Senate Watergate Committee viewed from the back of the Senate Caucus Room showing U.S. senators, media and television cameras. The hearings took place in the Russell Senate Office Building, Washington, D.C. Created / Published.

Watergate scandal, interlocking political scandals of the administration of U.S. Pres. Richard M. Nixon that were revealed following the arrest of five burglars at Democratic National Committee (DNC) headquarters in the Watergate office-apartment-hotel complex in Washington, D.C., on J The Watergate Coverage The American Archive of Public Broadcasting holds the full run of NPACT's coverage of the Senate Watergate hearings.

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The Watergate Break-in On Jpolice apprehended five men attempting to break into and wiretap Democratic party offices. 1 photograph: color transparency ; 35 mm (slide format).

| Photograph shows members of the U.S. Senate Watergate Committee including senators Lowell Weicker (left) and Edward J. Gurney, and minority counsel to the committee, Fred D.

Thompson, seated during hearings. The hearings took place in the Senate Caucus Room, Russell Senate Office Building, Washington, D.C. Zeifman, who was Democratic general counsel to the committee during the Watergate scandal, died inso we can’t ask him if he fired her because she was a liar. But other people have.

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Nixon, Alice Longworth Roosevelt, Magruder, Dean, Woods, and of course Nixon himself. James W. McCord Jr., a security expert who led a band of burglars into the shambles of the Watergate scandal and was the first to expose the White House crimes and cover-ups that precipitated the downfall of the Nixon administration indied on Jat his home in Douglassville, Pa.

He was The death went unreported by local and national news organizations at the time. George Gallup wrote in his book "The Gallup Poll: Public Opinion ,"that 97 percent of Americans reported that they had heard of Watergate.

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Of those, 67 percent believed that President Nixon had participated in the Watergate cover-up. The House of Representatives took a leading role in the impeachment investigation of President Richard M.

Nixon during the Watergate Scandal in the s. Interviewees recall the highly-publicized Judiciary Committee hearings and reflect on the era’s lasting effects on American government. From press coverage of the committee hearings to the advent of televised House proceedings in   Zeifman’s book plainly stated, more than once, the viewpoint that President Nixon should not be allowed representation by counsel during hearings was not Hillary Rodham’s doing; rather, it.J Watergate Hearing Clip.

In this portion, Senator Ervin questioned Mr. Haldeman about using campaign funds for helping Watergate defendants.