On This Day: Watergate

On June 17, 1972, there was a break-in at the Democratic National Committee (DNC) offices in Washington, DC.Investigations revealed connections to President Nixon's administration whichinvolved a cover up of illegal activities that became known as the Watergate scandal. This ultimately resulted in the president's resignation. View the collection of videos below to hear accountsof events from some of the key figures who were involved with the investigation.

Watergate Overview

Author James Rosen provides a brief overview of the Watergate scandal.