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What would've happened to our history if Nixon had got away with the Watergate scandal?

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Of course, there is no way to know what would have happened if Nixon had not been forced from office.  We can never go back and rerun history to see how things could turn out differently.  All we can do is to speculate.  It is possible to envision a number of scenarios that could have played out if Nixon had not been forced out.  Let us look at two such scenarios.

One possibility is that essentially nothing would have changed.  We Americans know very well that our politicians are not angels.  We know that many politicians...

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