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Slate
All the Many Ways Robert Mueller’s Investigation Into Donald Trump Could Be Derailedhe found someone willing to follow orders. It would essentially be a replay of
Slate / Posted 2 days ago
he found someone willing to follow orders. It would essentially be a replay of Nixon’s Saturday Night Massacre firing of Archibald Cox. Alternatively, the president could protect subordinates targeted by Mueller and frustrate efforts to turn... Read more
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FOX News
Trump and the Russia investigation: What to know“Nixonian,” drawing comparisons between Comey’s dismissal and former President
FOX News / Posted 9 days ago
“Nixonian,” drawing comparisons between Comey’s dismissal and former President Richard Nixon’s firing of special prosecutor Archibald Cox during the Watergate scandal. Russian intelligence In the wake of Comey’s dismissal, the Trump administration... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
Trump's vitriol against the press is "un-American"investigation over Russia's meddling in the US election, "could be fired along
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 13 days ago
investigation over Russia's meddling in the US election, "could be fired along the way" much in the same way Nixon fired Archibald Cox, Rich said. Another uncanny similarity is the Nixon administration's attitude towards the media. Twitter was... Read more
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Roll Call
What the Last of the ‘Watergate Babies’ Can Teach Democrats About TrumpJames B. Comey in May, drawing comparisons to Nixon’s “Saturday Night Massacre,
Roll Call / Posted 15 days ago
James B. Comey in May, drawing comparisons to Nixon’s “Saturday Night Massacre,” when he fired Watergate special prosecutor Archibald Cox. The cloud hanging over Trump’s first five months in office has motivated many upstart Democrats to consider... Read more
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The Hill
When Kennedy retires is key to his legacy — and to Trump'son the D.C. Circuit best known for his role in Nixon’s “Saturday Night Massacre
The Hill / Posted 17 days ago
on the D.C. Circuit best known for his role in Nixon’s “Saturday Night Massacre” when he fired Watergate special prosecutor Archibald Cox. Bork was a conservative intellectual, but his nomination took a nasty turn after Sen. Ted Kennedy (D-Mass.)... Read more
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The Hill
Fire the special counsel? History shows it would be a bad ideaAttorney General Elliot Richardson and Deputy Attorney General William Ruckelsh
The Hill / Posted 18 days ago
Attorney General Elliot Richardson and Deputy Attorney General William Ruckelshaus to fire Watergate special prosecutor Archibald Cox. Both men refused to do so and instead resigned, causing the role of attorney general to fall to Solicitor... Read more
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Daily Mail
Police hear of new sexual conquest game at elite prep schooldone to them by adults entrusted with their care,' wrote Rector Michael Hirschf
Daily Mail / Posted 20 days ago
done to them by adults entrusted with their care,' wrote Rector Michael Hirschfeld and Board of Trustees President Archibald Cox in an open letter to school families. 'We offer our most sincere apology to survivors for the wrongs that were... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
A hero of Watergate has some advice for Trumpresigned from Nixon’s Justice Department in 1973 after refusing to follow the p
Chicago Tribune / Posted 24 days ago
resigned from Nixon’s Justice Department in 1973 after refusing to follow the president’s order to fire special counsel Archibald Cox, who was leading the Watergate probe. That happened hours after the departure for the same reason of Attorney... Read more
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New York Magazine
Frank Rich: Nixon, Trump, and How a Presidency Endssuccessor, Ford, yielded a Democrat in what had been a safe Republican district
New York Magazine / Posted 25 days ago
successor, Ford, yielded a Democrat in what had been a safe Republican district; Nixon fired the special prosecutor, Archibald Cox, and abolished his office, forcing out both the attorney general and deputy attorney general in the “Saturday... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Albert R. Hunt: A hero of Watergate has some advice for Trumpresigned from Nixon’s Justice Department in 1973 after refusing to follow the p
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 25 days ago
resigned from Nixon’s Justice Department in 1973 after refusing to follow the president’s order to fire special counsel Archibald Cox, who was leading the Watergate probe. That happened hours after the departure for the same reason of Attorney... Read more
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heraldscotland
Trump’s Kremlingate scandal is no Watergate… it’s much worsethat they have had their fill, but it is still early: 447 days elapsed between
heraldscotland / Posted 27 days ago
that they have had their fill, but it is still early: 447 days elapsed between the appointment of special prosecutor Archibald Cox on May 18, 1973, and Nixon’s resignation on August 8, 1974. We are less than 40 days past May 17, the day Mr... Read more
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Raw Story
Keith Olbermann calls Trump’s bluff: Fire Mueller and speed up your ‘demise’Night Massacre” when Nixon tried to force his attorney general and deputy attor
Raw Story / Posted 27 days ago
Night Massacre” when Nixon tried to force his attorney general and deputy attorney general to fire his special prosecutor, Archibald Cox, and ended up forcing their own resignations instead. Within a week of the “Massacre,” Olbermann noted,... Read more
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Columbia County Observer
Will Trump be Dumped?: Impeachmentwas that Nixon “obstructed and impeded the administration of justice.” Just as
Columbia County Observer / Posted 27 days ago
was that Nixon “obstructed and impeded the administration of justice.” Just as Nixon fired Special Watergate Prosecutor Archibald Cox, Trump fired FBI Director James Comey. Comey and the FBI were investigating the ties of fired National Security... Read more
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Daily Mail
Trump probe Muller's elite prep school years with John Kerry revealedin the 1970s; Gary Trudeau, the Doonesbury cartoonist; dozens of U.S. ambassado
Daily Mail / Posted 29 days ago
in the 1970s; Gary Trudeau, the Doonesbury cartoonist; dozens of U.S. ambassadors and senators ; and perhaps ominously, Archibald Cox, the Watergate special prosecutor. Yearbook photos show Mueller with a thick head of dark hair - his hair is... Read more
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The Hill
Time to let the American people elect the US attorney generalGeneral Elliot Richardson and then-Deputy Attorney General William Ruckelshaus
The Hill / Posted 30 days ago
General Elliot Richardson and then-Deputy Attorney General William Ruckelshaus to fire the Watergate special prosecutor, Archibald Cox. Both men refused and resigned in protest. In the end, Nixon’s solicitor general, Robert Bork, did the... Read more
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Salon.com
If Trump tries to fire Mueller, it might be up to this womanthat cannot be curbed by the courts or the Congress. When President Nixon want
Salon.com / Posted 30 days ago
that cannot be curbed by the courts or the Congress. When President Nixon wanted to fire Watergate special prosecutor Archibald Cox in October 1973, Attorney General Elliot Richardson and his top two deputies refused to carry out his order and... Read more
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Op-Ed News
Commemorating the Watergate break in on June 17, 1972tapes provided evidence that Nixon had obstructed justice. Next, Nixon moved t
Op-Ed News / Posted 1 months ago
tapes provided evidence that Nixon had obstructed justice. Next, Nixon moved to fire the special Watergate investigator, Archibald Cox. Then Attorney General Elliot Richardson and Deputy Attorney General William Ruckelshaus refused to fire Cox... Read more
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Marin Independent Journal
Is history catching up with Trump?various Watergate committees, I felt a personal and political stake in the outc
Marin Independent Journal / Posted 1 months ago
various Watergate committees, I felt a personal and political stake in the outcome. The fired special Watergate prosecutor Archibald Cox was a professor at Harvard Law, with whom I engaged while a student. Incidentally, his grandfather served as a... Read more
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ABC News
Lessons from Watergate: Reporter's notebookby Attorney General Elliott Richardson to investigate the Watergate burglary. T
ABC News / Posted 1 months ago
by Attorney General Elliott Richardson to investigate the Watergate burglary. The man appointed, a Harvard professor named Archibald Cox, immediately requested the tapes from the White House. Nixon refused to turn them over. On Saturday, Oct. 20,... Read more
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The Washington Times
Robert Mueller faces tough obstruction case against Donald Trumpsaid Philip Allen Lacovara, a former U.S. deputy solicitor general who served a
The Washington Times / Posted 1 months ago
said Philip Allen Lacovara, a former U.S. deputy solicitor general who served as counsel to Watergate special prosecutors Archibald Cox and Leon Jaworski. The Office of Legal Counsel opinions — which concluded that “the indictment or criminal... Read more
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Newsmax
Kenneth Starr: Trump Should Not Fire Robert MuellerSaturday Night Massacre of Watergate-era infamy." On Oct. 20, 1973, President
Newsmax / Posted 1 months ago
Saturday Night Massacre of Watergate-era infamy." On Oct. 20, 1973, President Richard Nixon fired independent prosecutor Archibald Cox — leading to the resignations of Attorney General Elliot Richardson and Deputy Attorney General William... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Trump attacks obstruction of justice probe by former FBI chief Muelleron charges of perjury and obstruction regarding his relationship with intern Mo
Detroit Free Press / Posted 1 months ago
on charges of perjury and obstruction regarding his relationship with intern Monica Lewinsky. Former Watergate prosecutor Archibald Cox, left, and former attorney general Elliot Richardson, who quit rather than fire Cox on President Richard... Read more
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5KSDK St. Louis
Trump attacks obstruction of justice probe by former FBI chief Muelleras part of the investigation, not the investigators themselves. In the most fa
5KSDK St. Louis / Posted 1 months ago
as part of the investigation, not the investigators themselves. In the most famous presidential investigation, Watergate, Archibald Cox was appointed special prosecutor on May 18, 1973 — by June 5, Nixon was complaining about being attacked by... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
Trump attacks obstruction of justice probe by former FBI chief Muelleras part of the investigation, not the investigators themselves. In the most fa
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted 1 months ago
as part of the investigation, not the investigators themselves. In the most famous presidential investigation, Watergate, Archibald Cox was appointed special prosecutor on May 18, 1973 — by June 5, Nixon was complaining about being attacked by... Read more
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KREM.com Spokane
Trump attacks obstruction of justice probe by former FBI chief Muelleras part of the investigation, not the investigators themselves. In the most fa
KREM.com Spokane / Posted 1 months ago
as part of the investigation, not the investigators themselves. In the most famous presidential investigation, Watergate, Archibald Cox was appointed special prosecutor on May 18, 1973 — by June 5, Nixon was complaining about being attacked by... Read more
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KVUE-TV Austin
Trump attacks obstruction of justice probe by former FBI chief Muelleras part of the investigation, not the investigators themselves. In the most fa
KVUE-TV Austin / Posted 1 months ago
as part of the investigation, not the investigators themselves. In the most famous presidential investigation, Watergate, Archibald Cox was appointed special prosecutor on May 18, 1973 — by June 5, Nixon was complaining about being attacked by... Read more
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WCSH 6 Portland
Trump attacks obstruction of justice probe by former FBI chief Muelleras part of the investigation, not the investigators themselves. In the most fa
WCSH 6 Portland / Posted 1 months ago
as part of the investigation, not the investigators themselves. In the most famous presidential investigation, Watergate, Archibald Cox was appointed special prosecutor on May 18, 1973 — by June 5, Nixon was complaining about being attacked by... Read more
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WCNC Charlotte
Trump attacks obstruction of justice probe by former FBI chief Muelleras part of the investigation, not the investigators themselves. In the most fa
WCNC Charlotte / Posted 1 months ago
as part of the investigation, not the investigators themselves. In the most famous presidential investigation, Watergate, Archibald Cox was appointed special prosecutor on May 18, 1973 — by June 5, Nixon was complaining about being attacked by... Read more
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WXIA-TV Atlanta
Trump attacks obstruction of justice probe by former FBI chief Muelleras part of the investigation, not the investigators themselves. In the most fa
WXIA-TV Atlanta / Posted 1 months ago
as part of the investigation, not the investigators themselves. In the most famous presidential investigation, Watergate, Archibald Cox was appointed special prosecutor on May 18, 1973 — by June 5, Nixon was complaining about being attacked by... Read more
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WTSP-TV Tampa
Trump attacks obstruction of justice probe by former FBI chief Muelleras part of the investigation, not the investigators themselves. In the most fa
WTSP-TV Tampa / Posted 1 months ago
as part of the investigation, not the investigators themselves. In the most famous presidential investigation, Watergate, Archibald Cox was appointed special prosecutor on May 18, 1973 — by June 5, Nixon was complaining about being attacked by... Read more
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WHAS TV11 Louisville
Trump attacks obstruction of justice probe by former FBI chief Muelleras part of the investigation, not the investigators themselves. In the most fa
WHAS TV11 Louisville / Posted 1 months ago
as part of the investigation, not the investigators themselves. In the most famous presidential investigation, Watergate, Archibald Cox was appointed special prosecutor on May 18, 1973 — by June 5, Nixon was complaining about being attacked by... Read more
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WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans
Trump attacks obstruction of justice probe by former FBI chief Muelleras part of the investigation, not the investigators themselves. In the most fa
WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans / Posted 1 months ago
as part of the investigation, not the investigators themselves. In the most famous presidential investigation, Watergate, Archibald Cox was appointed special prosecutor on May 18, 1973 — by June 5, Nixon was complaining about being attacked by... Read more
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11 News Houston
Trump attacks obstruction of justice probe by former FBI chief Muelleras part of the investigation, not the investigators themselves. In the most fa
11 News Houston / Posted 1 months ago
as part of the investigation, not the investigators themselves. In the most famous presidential investigation, Watergate, Archibald Cox was appointed special prosecutor on May 18, 1973 — by June 5, Nixon was complaining about being attacked by... Read more
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WLTX-TV Columbia
Trump attacks obstruction of justice probe by former FBI chief Muelleras part of the investigation, not the investigators themselves. In the most fa
WLTX-TV Columbia / Posted 1 months ago
as part of the investigation, not the investigators themselves. In the most famous presidential investigation, Watergate, Archibald Cox was appointed special prosecutor on May 18, 1973 — by June 5, Nixon was complaining about being attacked by... Read more
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WLBZ Bangor
Trump attacks obstruction of justice probe by former FBI chief Muelleras part of the investigation, not the investigators themselves. In the most fa
WLBZ Bangor / Posted 1 months ago
as part of the investigation, not the investigators themselves. In the most famous presidential investigation, Watergate, Archibald Cox was appointed special prosecutor on May 18, 1973 — by June 5, Nixon was complaining about being attacked by... Read more
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WKYC Cleveland
Trump attacks obstruction of justice probe by former FBI chief Muelleras part of the investigation, not the investigators themselves. In the most fa
WKYC Cleveland / Posted 1 months ago
as part of the investigation, not the investigators themselves. In the most famous presidential investigation, Watergate, Archibald Cox was appointed special prosecutor on May 18, 1973 — by June 5, Nixon was complaining about being attacked by... Read more
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13 WMAZ Macon
Trump attacks obstruction of justice probe by former FBI chief Muelleras part of the investigation, not the investigators themselves. In the most fa
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as part of the investigation, not the investigators themselves. In the most famous presidential investigation, Watergate, Archibald Cox was appointed special prosecutor on May 18, 1973 — by June 5, Nixon was complaining about being attacked by... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
Trump attacks obstruction of justice probe by former FBI chief Muelleras part of the investigation, not the investigators themselves. In the most fa
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 1 months ago
as part of the investigation, not the investigators themselves. In the most famous presidential investigation, Watergate, Archibald Cox was appointed special prosecutor on May 18, 1973 — by June 5, Nixon was complaining about being attacked by... Read more
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KTHV Little Rock
Trump attacks obstruction of justice probe by former FBI chief Muelleras part of the investigation, not the investigators themselves. In the most fa
KTHV Little Rock / Posted 1 months ago
as part of the investigation, not the investigators themselves. In the most famous presidential investigation, Watergate, Archibald Cox was appointed special prosecutor on May 18, 1973 — by June 5, Nixon was complaining about being attacked by... Read more
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KING5 Seattle
Trump attacks obstruction of justice probe by former FBI chief Muelleras part of the investigation, not the investigators themselves. In the most fa
KING5 Seattle / Posted 1 months ago
as part of the investigation, not the investigators themselves. In the most famous presidential investigation, Watergate, Archibald Cox was appointed special prosecutor on May 18, 1973 — by June 5, Nixon was complaining about being attacked by... Read more
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First Coast News
Trump attacks obstruction of justice probe by former FBI chief Muelleras part of the investigation, not the investigators themselves. In the most fa
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KGW Channel 8 Portland
Trump attacks obstruction of justice probe by former FBI chief Muelleras part of the investigation, not the investigators themselves. In the most fa
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as part of the investigation, not the investigators themselves. In the most famous presidential investigation, Watergate, Archibald Cox was appointed special prosecutor on May 18, 1973 — by June 5, Nixon was complaining about being attacked by... Read more
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KENS 5 San Antonio
Trump attacks obstruction of justice probe by former FBI chief Muelleras part of the investigation, not the investigators themselves. In the most fa
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KTVB Boise
Trump attacks obstruction of justice probe by former FBI chief Muelleras part of the investigation, not the investigators themselves. In the most fa
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WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth
Trump attacks obstruction of justice probe by former FBI chief Muelleras part of the investigation, not the investigators themselves. In the most fa
WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth / Posted 1 months ago
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