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The coverage dramatically increased publicity and consequent political and legal repercussions. Nixon's own reaction to the break-in, at least initially, was one of skepticism. In September Allende was overthrown in a military coup led by army commander in chief Gen.

No financial institution could accept or process a check on behalf of the committee unless a duly authorized individual endorsed it. What Barker, Liddy, and Sloan did not know was that the complete record of all such transactions were held for roughly six months. Electoral and popular vote totals based on data from the Office of the Clerk of the U. In ceremonies after his death, Pres.

He was vindicated by winning

He was buried beside his wife at his birthplace. These losses caused Nixon to contemplate leaving politics once he had served out his term. The smoking gun had finally been found. Although no Republican was opposing Eisenhower, Nixon received a substantial number of write-in votes against the President in the New Hampshire primary election.

After a night of excited talk between the Nixons, the naval officer responded to Perry with enthusiasm. Watergate prosecutor James Neal was sure that Nixon had not known in advance of the break-in. The vice president welcomed the president's initiatives and worked energetically to accomplish White House objectives.

As a private organization, the committee followed normal business practice in allowing only duly authorized individuals to accept and endorse checks on behalf of the Committee. Liddy, in turn, gave the money to Barker, and attempted to hide its origin. When confronted with the potential charge of federal bank fraud, he revealed that committee deputy director Jeb Magruder and finance director Maurice Stans had directed him to give the money to G.

When he returned a short time later and discovered that someone had retaped the locks, he called the police. He was vindicated by winning a landslide re-election. At his hotel, Nixon faced another mob, and one demonstrator spat on him. Had he taken this step earlier, Humphrey might have won the election, as polls showed him gaining rapidly on Nixon in the final days of the campaign.

It was during this meeting that Dean felt that he was being recorded. Strom Thurmond of South Carolina. Cabinet of President Nixon The table provides a list of cabinet members in the administration of Pres. By the time Baldwin noticed unusual activity on the sixth floor and radioed the burglars, it was already too late.

When he returned