Watergate Scandal Videos
Aug. 9, 1974: President Gerald Ford takes the oath of office
President Gerald Ford was sworn in as president 43 years ago today after President Richard Nixon resigned amid the ongoing Watergate investigation.
Aug. 8, 1974: President Nixon resigns
In a televised address to the nation, Nixon announced his resignation from the presidency amid the Watergate investigation.
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Inside the hearings that captivated the world
In the summer of 1973, the Watergate hearings rocked Washington and captured the world's attention.
Watergate : Inside the scandal that took down a presidency
A plot of lies, espionage, and secret dealings shattered how the nation viewed the presidency, and the truth.
Richard Nixon's secret tapes are released: Part 9
On the tapes, Nixon, in his own words, proved that he orchestrated the cover-up of Watergate.
The country reacts in shock to Nixon's Saturday Night Massacre: Part 8
Elliot Richardson and William Ruckelshaus resigned when ordered to fire independent special prosecutor Archibald Cox.
Watergate : John Dean reveals Nixon was involved in the cover-up: Part 7
In his testimony, John Dean revealed that Richard Nixon had a role in the cover-up of Watergate.
Cover-up of Nixon's campaign espionage begins to unravel: Part 5
The Senate voted to establish a committee to investigate the alleged political espionage in Nixon's election campaign.