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Nixon Speaks


Richard Nixon gives his farewell speech after resigning as president on August 9, 1974. Transcripts of his testimony before a grand jury a year later have just been released.
November 15, 2011

Last week, after 36 years, the federal government released former President Richard M. Nixon's testimony in June 1975, in the special prosecutor's investigation of the Watergate scandal. As most people know, the investigation, prompted by news-media…

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