Fred Thompson Speaks, A Little Late

October 1975
National Review;10/10/1975, Vol. 27 Issue 39, p1099
The article presents the interpretation of author Fred Thompson on the Ervin Committee Hearings related to the Watergate scandal in his book "At That Point in Time." Thompson assesses the abuses of power by U.S. President Richard Nixon Administration. The book provides the full text of two memoranda by William C. Sullivan, former assistant director of the Federal Bureau of Investigation. There has been criticism of the abuse of power by the staff of the Ervin Committee. The book presents evidence of the fact that Democratic National Committee knew about the Watergate break-in before it took place. It also presents evidence of greater CIA involvement in the Watergate scandal.


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