Watergate scandal

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Noun1.Watergate scandal - a political scandal involving abuse of power and bribery and obstruction of justiceWatergate scandal - a political scandal involving abuse of power and bribery and obstruction of justice; led to the resignation of Richard Nixon in 1974
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Summary: In one interview, Kavanaugh questions whether Supreme Court's unanimous decision in 1974 that led to Nixon resignation was correctly decided
After the Kennedy assassination, the loss of the Vietnam War, and the Nixon resignation, many disillusioned voters dropped out of active involvement with government.
After more than half a century compulsively and less compulsively collecting relevant and irrelevant clippings, reports, publications and collections of historic events (the Kennedy assassination, the 1968 Democratic convention, the Nixon resignation, the Obama election, and 50 years of newspaper coverage of elections and many other events), we are running out of space.