#OTD in 1974, President Richard Nixon, facing damaging new revelations in the Watergate scandal, announced he would resign the following day. #APPhotoArchive President Richard Nixon gives a thumbs up during an emotional farewell speech to his staff, Aug. 9, 1974.
Watergate journalist Carl Bernstein: “We have to recognize that we have a national emergency unlike anything in our history. That national emergency is that we have a President of the United States who is demonstrably unfit... not capable of dealing with this horrible situation.”
How low has President Obama gone to tapp my phones during the very sacred election process. This is Nixon/Watergate. Bad (or sick) guy!
By dropping the case against Flynn, the Justice Dept lost 50 years worth of ground in maintaining its independence post-Watergate. Once again, Bill Barr is doing Trump's dirty work. And once again, Barr has undermined the legitimacy of our justice system and the rule of law.