The Watergate Scandal

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What was the "Smoking Gun tape" in the Watergate scandal?

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The “Smoking Gun” tape was a tape that clearly showed President Nixon involving himself in the cover-up of the Watergate scandal very early on.

The Watergate burglary had occurred on June 17, 1972.  President Nixon maintained that he knew nothing about the involvement of his top aides in the Watergate scandal until March of 1973.  There...

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