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04/01/1974 Nixon says no!

The Watergate scandal was a major political scandal that occurred in the United States. "One year of Watergate is enough," President Nixon declared in his State of the Union address. But the embattled president could not put the issue behind him. But after his role in the conspiracy was revealed, Nixon resigned.


  • Essentials 

  • Wiretapping of the Democratic Party's headquarters 

  • Cover-up and its unraveling 

  • Final investigations and resignation 

  • President Ford's pardon of Nixon 

  • Aftermath 

  • Purpose of the break-in 

  • Reactions