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Richard Nixon Resignation #834107

NBC Special for Thursday, Aug 08, 1974

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  • NBC coverage of President Richard Nixon's resignation with reports by Carole Simpson, Betty Rollin, Steve Douglas, John Chancellor, Ron Nessen, Edwin Newman, Douglas Kiker, Robert McCormick, Ford Rowan, Tom Pettit, and Tom Brokaw.
  • Live statement by Vice President Gerald Ford.
  • Taped interview with John Rhodes.
  • Live interviews with John Hermanese (?), Senator Walter Mondale, Senator Clifford Hansen, John Gardner, Senator Hubert Humphrey, Pres. Appointments Secretary Stephen Bull, Harvard Law Professor Raoul Berger, Constitutional Lawyer Professor Charles Rembar, Queens College Professor Andrew Hacker, and unidentified others.
  • Reporter(s):
    Simpson, Carole;
    Rollin, Betty;
    Douglas, Steve;
    Nessen, Ron;
    Newman, Edwin;
    Kiker, Douglas;
    McCormick, Robert;
    Rowan, Ford;
    Brokaw, Tom;
    Pettit, Tom

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