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CBS News Special Report on President Nixon's Resignation

Courtesy Richard M. Nixon Presidential Library

Courtesy Richard M. Nixon Presidential Library

New York City
Saturday, August 9, 2014

Forty years ago – on August 8, 1974 – the country waited in anticipation as news spread of President Nixon’s intention to resign in the aftermath of the Watergate scandal. American History TV will air the last 30 minutes of the CBS News Special Report from that evening leading into President Nixon’s Oval Office address to the nation.

NOTE: Due to copyright restrictions, video of  this CBS News Special Report cannot be viewed at our website. 

 

Updated: Monday, August 11, 2014 at 2:35pm (ET)

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