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Nixon Tapes #1129968

CBS Evening News for Tuesday, Aug 05, 2014
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(Studio: Scott Pelley) The 40th anniversary of President Richard Nixon’s decision to make public the transcript of the tape recording showing that he approved of the cover-up of the Watergate break-in noted.

(Yorba Linda, California: Ben Tracy) Nixon’s reflections on the scandal recorded 10 years after his resignation reviewed; footage shown. [Former aide Frank GANNON††- says he was surprised at how raw Nixon was in expressing feelings and exposing private things about the family.] [NIXON – says this was the final nail in the coffin; reads a note from daughter Julie; describes wife Pat’s reaction.]

Pelley, Scott;
Tracy, Ben

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