Senator and Mrs. Richard M. Nixon with daughters Tricia and Julie, July 28, 1952. Source: Library of Congress

Nixon Beyond Watergate

A History of the Presidency Before the Scandal

Today the presidency of Richard Nixon is mostly remembered for how it ended – with the Watergate scandal, impeachment and resignation. But what about early Nixon, the man sworn into office in January 1969? As Nathan, Ed and Brian discover, Nixon ran a more imaginative and ideologically flexible administration than its ignominious ending might suggest.

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