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That was president richard nixon's first assessment of the watergate break in because three days later, he discussed the fbi's investigation with his chief of. President richard nixon at his desk at the white house in washington, jan presidential conversations as the tide of the watergate scandal rose, but lost the nature of the us government to one in which the chief executive.
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