What was Nixon accused of in regard to the Watergate scandal?

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Nixon was accused of covering up the Watergate scandal and lying about it to the American people.

The infamous botched burglary at the Democratic National Committee in Washington was part of a covert, illegal campaign against what Nixon perceived to be his personal and political enemies. Despite enjoying high approval ratings and being on the verge of a crushing landslide election victory, Nixon was a deeply insecure man, believing that his presidency was being constantly undermined by his opponents in politics and the media.

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