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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.
Lessons from Watergate: Reporter's notebook
On the morning of June 17, 1972, I got on an airplane in Washington, D.C., and headed for New York, part of my duties as the anchor of the Saturday ABC network news. By chance, I sat down next to Joe Mohbat, the spokesman for the Democratic National Committee. "Heard about the break-in at our
Who could fire special counsel Robert Mueller
Speculation is swirling about whether President Donald Trump will remove special counsel Robert Mueller from his post. Mueller, a former FBI director, was appointed on May 17 and is tasked with investigating Russian interference in last year's presidential election and if associates of the Trump
Meet the 9 sitting Supreme Court justices
Following a bitter, partisan confirmation battle, Neil Gorsuch was sworn in on April 10 and took his seat on April 17 for his first full day as a Supreme Court justice. Gorsuch was President Trump's pick to replace another conservative, Justice Antonin Scalia, who died in his sleep at age 79 in
Cokie Roberts on latest developments in Comey firing
ABC News political contributor Cokie Roberts provides context for FBI Director James Comey's firing.
Historians hear echoes of Watergate's 1973 'Saturday Night Massacre' in Comey's firing
The unexpected firing of a high-profile investigator looking into potential political malfeasance connected to the Oval Office, followed by a visit from former Secretary of State Henry Kissinger to the White House. No, this is not October 1973. It's May 2017. President Trump 's decision to fire
Oct. 25, 1973: Robert Bork assumes responsibility as acting attorney general
The former solicitor general was willing to acquiesce President Nixon's request to fire Archibald Cox.
Recapping day one of confirmation hearings for Neil Gorsuch
ABC News' Amna Nawaz and Terry Moran break down day one of confirmation hearings for SCOTUS nominee Neil Gorsuch.
Gorsuch shares personal stories in opening statement of confirmation hearing
ABC News' Amna Nawaz and Terry Moran discuss Gorsuch's opening statement and what he needs to do to win over public sentiment.
Everything You Need to Know About How a Supreme Court Nominee Gets Confirmed
President Trump's Supreme Court nominee, Judge Neil Gorsuch -- hoping to replace fellow conservative Antonin Scalia, who died unexpectedly last year -- begins confirmation hearings Monday. That means there are still a few hurdles between the Colorado federal judge and a seat on the bench of the