Nov 21, 2017 · Richard Nixon was the 37th U.S. president and the only commander-in-chief to resign from his position, after the 1970s Watergate scandal.
Aug 09, 2022 · The FBI also famously played a role in the 1970s’ Watergate investigation, which saw President Richard Nixon resign for trying to cover up a politically-motivated break-in at Washington, DC’s Watergate Hotel in 1972. President Gerald Ford pardoned Nixon in 1974 for his role in the Watergate
The Iran–Contra affair (Persian: ماجرای ایران-کنترا, Spanish: Caso Irán–Contra), often referred to as the Iran–Contra scandal, the McFarlane affair (in Iran), or simply Iran–Contra, was a political scandal in the United States that occurred during the second term of the Reagan administration.
Mar 04, 2022 · He became notorious for dishonest political attacks when Watergate investigators revealed he was paid to carry out “dirty tricks” for President Richard M. Nixon’s 1972 reelection campaign ...
Jul 13, 2022 · A former spokesperson for the far-right paramilitary organization the Oath Keepers testified before the Jan. 6 House select committee on Tuesday that the group is “dangerous” and “violent” and that its leader, Stewart Rhodes, felt emboldened to lead an “armed revolution” at the U.S. Capitol on Jan. 6, 2021.
Aug 09, 2022 · President Richard Nixon's critics hoped to see him behind bars following the Watergate scandal, but his successor Gerald Ford issued Nixon a blanket pardon a month after Nixon's resignation in 1974. Before leaving office, Trump pardoned some of his former associates who were convicted as part of the FBI's probe into Russian interference in the ...
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