40th Anniversary of Watergate, Panel 1
This is the first of three panel discussions about Watergate and its legacy with many key players, including White House officials and the… read more
This is the first of three panel discussions about Watergate and its legacy with many key players, including White House officials and the reporters who first broke the story. It begins with former White House counsel John Dean, Senate Watergate Committee counsel Fred Thompson and former special prosecutor Richard Ben-Veniste who discuss the investigation and cover up. This June 11th gathering, hosted by Washington Post Live, took place at the Watergate Office Building in Washington D.C. This portion is about 45 minutes. close
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*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.
People in this video
- Ben-Veniste, Richard Special Prosecutor (Former) Department of Justice->Watergate Special Prosecution Force.
- Dean, John W. Counsel (Former) White House
- Jordan, Mary Editor Washington Post->Live
- Lehrer, Jim Anchor (Former) PBS->PBS NewsHour
- Naftali, Timothy J. Director (Former) Nixon Presidential Library and Museum
- Thompson, Fred Chief Minority Counsel (Former) Senate Select Pres. Camp. Activ. Cmte.
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