The Rest of Watergate

The Rest of Watergate - were wrong but he acted in the best...

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The Rest of Watergate House Judiciary Committee The tapes…Congress wanted the president  impeached….“relevant” and edited tapes…. Articles of Impeachment Obstruction of justice July 24, 1974 United states vs. Nixon August 8, 1974….knowing that he would be impeached, Nixon  resigned on television…he did admit to making judgments that 
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Unformatted text preview: were wrong but he acted in the best interest of the nation….President Ford takes over the next day…one month later, Ford is going to pardon Nixon of any crimes he may have committed… What does Watergate prove? Checks and balances work The Constitution works The press can hold politicians accountable...
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This note was uploaded on 10/16/2011 for the course AMH 2010 taught by Professor Pietrzak during the Spring '11 term at Broward College.

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