The Watergate Scandal

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Identify an important individual and their actions in the Watergate Affair.

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I think that many figures can be identified, but why not go for the most important one in the President, himself?  Richard Nixon has to be seen as one of the most important figures in the Watergate Affair.  Even if one could concede that there was no incontrovertible evidence that stated that Nixon authorized the break- in at the Democratic Headquarters, it was painfully clear that the President authorized the cover- up...

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