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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The Watergate scandal was a major political scandal that occurred in the United States during the early 1970s, following a break-in by five men at the Democratic National Committee (DNC) headquarters at the Watergate office complex in Washington, D.
Vice President Mike Pence has sought legal counsel from Richard Cullen, a seasoned lawyer who worked for Republican politicians during the Watergate scandal and the Iran-Contra Deal.
1974: Richard Nixon (pictured) announced his resignation as US president, the first to do so, because of his implication in the Watergate scandal.
1973: President Richard Nixon takes responsibility for the Watergate scandal but denies any personal involvement.
WASHINGTON--The Watergate scandal raises questions of moral theology, according to Jesuit Fr.
Watergate editor Bradlee dies BEN BRADLEE, below, the hard-charging editor who guided The Washington Post through its Pulitzer Prize-winning coverage of the Watergate scandal and invigorated its newsroom for more than two decades, has died.
During the Watergate scandal, it was a Republican attorney general (Elliot Richardson) who refused to cooperate with President Richard Nixon on ethical grounds.
An assertion which one of the MP members of the Treasury Committee described as shades of Nixon - reference to the former US President''s attempts to destroy tapes of discussions between him and White House officials during the Watergate scandal.
3 All The President's Men (1976) DUSTIN Hoffman and Robert Redford star in the real-life story of reporters Woodward and Bernstein who uncovered the Watergate scandal.
If you've ever wondered what it would have been like to break the Watergate scandal, here's your chance.
HIGH-QUALITY reporting represents the "best obtainable version of the truth", according to the journalists who helped break the Watergate scandal.
Former Prime Minister and leader of center-right party GERB Boyko Borisov was interviewed Tuesday by the prosecuting authority as part of the probe over the so-called Bulgarian Watergate scandal.