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President News Cone. / Resignation #230006

CBS Evening News for Wednesday, Aug 22, 1973
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(Studio) President faces tough questions on resignation and impeachment during news conference
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(San Clemente, California) Nixon asked hypothetical question with regard to impeachment proceedings for oath of office violations. [NIXON - says he has inherent right to protect national security. Oath of office not violated.] President questioned about possible resignation. [NIXON - refuses to resign. Ability to govern was affected by Watergate but now plans to put administration back together and give pressing government problems full attention.]
REPORTER: No reporter given

Cronkite, Walter

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