Nixon Was Far Worse Than We Thought

In a must-read Washington Post piece, Carl Bernstein and Bob Woodward look back at Richard Nixon's presidency and debunk the "often unchallenged" notion "that the coverup was worse than the crime" saying this idea "minimizes the scale and reach of Nixon's criminal actions."
"In the course of his five-and-a-half-year presidency, beginning in 1969, Nixon launched and managed five successive and overlapping wars -- against the anti-Vietnam War movement, the news media, the Democrats, the justice system and, finally, against history itself.

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  • When Size Does Matter - Wall Street Journal
    ... that are supposed to improve our well-being make us worse off instead. ... The crimes for which Richard Nixon was impeached in 1974 included
    04/17/2014 - 7:03 am | View Link
  • Softball roundup: Lady Jackets romp - Sherman Denison Herald Democrat
    ... loss to Lovejoy, guaranteed the Lady Yellow Jackets no worse than a play-in game for the fourth and final playoff spot. Bailey Nixon drove in...
    04/16/2014 - 3:15 pm | View Link
  • The New Iron Triangle - American Thinker
    ... the accused official could resign.  President Nixon took that route ... is the answer?  The only answer is, for better and worse, found in ...
    04/16/2014 - 2:39 pm | View Link
  • Missouri lawmakers cut taxes as they ponder raising them - KansasCity.com
    State income tax cut goes to Nixon with veto likely - Big News Network
    04/16/2014 - 12:37 pm | View Link
  • Rand Paul doesn't remember the 1980s very well - MSNBC
    ... to combine recent history with economic analysis were arguably worse. ... Then Nixon. And so on.   George W. Bush?
    04/16/2014 - 12:14 pm | View Link
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  • Obama Isn't Inspiring People to Run for Office the Way Nixon and Reagan Did
    RELATED: No Corporate Tweet Will Ever Be Worse than US Airways' Tweet of a 777 Crashing Into a Vagina This article was originally published at http://www.thewire.com/politics/2014/04/obama-isnt-inspiring-people-to-run-for-office-the-way-nixon-and-reagan ...
    04/14/2014 - 7:04 pm | View Link
  • O'Reilly on Holder's Unfair Treatment Complaint: Nixon's AG Had It Worse
    Over the past few years, Attorney General Eric Holder has faced questioning from congressional lawmakers on the IRS targeting scandal, Fast and Furious, and Benghazi. In a heated exchange on Tuesday, Holder lashed back when Rep. Louie Gohmert (R-TX) said ...
    04/10/2014 - 12:20 pm | View Link
  • Obama’s rating worse than Bush’s, worst since Nixon
    As the end of the year approaches, President Barack Obama is suffering the worst approval rating at this point in a two-term presidency since the Nixon administration. According to a new Washington Post/ABC News poll, Obama’s approval rating stands at 43 ...
    12/17/2013 - 11:00 am | View Link
  • Is Obama really doing worse than Bush and Nixon?
    ne year removed from a comfortable reelection, President Obama is now mired in the lowest point, at least in terms of public opinion, of his presidency. Battered by a litany of bad headlines, the president's approval rating has steadily fallen throughout ...
    12/16/2013 - 11:00 am | View Link
  • George Will: Other Than Nixon ‘Has There Ever Been a Worse First Year of a Second Term?’
    Syndicated columnist George Will asked a marvelous question Sunday that few in the liberal media will. Appearing on Fox News Sunday, Will said, “Has there ever – with the exception of Richard Nixon in 1973 - been a worse first year of a second term?”
    11/10/2013 - 2:57 am | View Link
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