Watergate Revisited

June 1982
National Review;6/25/1982, Vol. 34 Issue 12, p740
The article presents significant political events focusing on the involvement of former U.S. President Richard Nixon in the Watergate scandal. The central events involved the Hunt-Liddy break-in at the Democratic National Committee, the break-in at the office of psychiatrist Lewis Fielding, the allegations of ITT and milk-fund improprieties, and the unsuccessful White House coverup attempt. President Nixon made efforts to impound congressionally appropriated funds to control the federal budget. The federal bureaucrats resisted the 49-state mandate of Nixon. The relation between Nixon and the Central Intelligence Agency and the Federal Bureau of Investigation has been examined.


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