White House Watch: Nixon Then and Now

Osborne, John
February 1975
New Republic;2/22/75, Vol. 172 Issue 8, p12
Focuses on the depiction of former U.S. President Richard Nixon in the book "Before the Fall," by William Safire; Discussion on pathetic condition facing Nixon after his fall following the Watergate Affair; Reduction in his federally paid staff; Determination of pension amount to be paid to Nixon; Safire's opinion on Nixon and his chief of staff H.R. Haldeman; View of Safire that Nixon's fall was rooted in his hatred of the press; Views of Safire on Nixon giving permission for taping conversations of different people.


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