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2013-10-11 00:21:31

WASHINGTON, Oct. 10, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The following is being released by the National Press Club: (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20080917/NPCLOGO) WHAT: 40(th) Anniversary of Watergate's "Saturday Night Massacre" WHEN: Thursday, Oct. 17, 6:30 p.m. WHERE: National Press Club WHO: Supreme Court Justice Stephan Breyer, who was on Archibald Cox's staff; Former Assistant Attorney General Bill Ruckelshaus; Washington Post Watergate reporter Bob Woodward;...

2013-05-22 08:25:26

ATLANTA, May 22, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- "The biggest scandal in America today is not page one news," observes Crown CEO Chuck Bentley in an insightful analysis at the Washington Post today. "Forty years to the week (May, 1973) of the Senate hearings of the Nixon administration's Watergate scandal, we have Benghazi Gate, IRS Gate and the Associated Press Gate all converging in the second term of President Obama," noted Bentley. "But in the midst of the present day drama with both...

2012-04-26 10:23:45

WASHINGTON, April 26, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Bob Woodward, the Washington Post investigative reporter and editor whose work on the Watergate scandal led to the resignation of an American president, has been selected as the 2012 recipient of the Fourth Estate Award, the National Press Club's most honored prize. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20080917/NPCLOGO) Woodward will receive the award at a gala dinner Friday, Sept. 21. He is the 40th recipient of the Fourth Estate...

2011-06-16 09:24:00

WASHINGTON, June 16, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Archivist of the United States David S. Ferriero accepted the final report of the National Archives Forensic Document Examination Team which tested two pages of handwritten notes of H. R. "Bob" Haldeman, a chief of staff to President Richard M. Nixon, 1969-1973. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20100630/DC29053LOGO) The report is online at www.archives.gov/research/investigations/watergate/haldeman-notes.html Watch this 4:28...

2011-04-06 16:36:00

Journalist Says Democracies Die When There's No Accountability WASHINGTON, April 6, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Members of the National Association of Professional Insurance Agents (PIA) who were about to embark on a day of visits March 31 with their members of Congress got an inside look at the ways of Washington from an award-winning journalist and author who has spent four decades reporting on the major events and power players at the highest levels of politics in Washington, D.C....

2011-02-24 16:12:00

WASHINGTON, Feb. 24, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A journalist whose reporting led to the only resignation of a President of the United States in history, Bob Woodward, will address the National Association of Professional Insurance Agents (PIA) March 31 during the group's 2011 Federal Legislative Summit. The topic of Mr. Woodward's keynote address is "From Nixon to Obama." Bob Woodward has worked for The Washington Post since 1971. He has won nearly every American journalism award,...

2010-12-06 13:43:00

WASHINGTON, Dec. 6, 2010 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- On Thursday, December 9, 2010, the National Archives Nixon Library in Yorba Linda, California, will open 265 hours of White House Tapes, over 140,000 pages of presidential records and 75 hours of video oral histories. The materials will be available in the Nixon Library research room at 9 a.m. PST. The Library is located at 18001 Yorba Linda Blvd., Yorba Linda, CA, 92886. All of the White House tapes and selected documents will be...

2009-11-18 10:04:00

WASHINGTON, Nov. 18 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The National Archives and Records Administration announced today that it is convening a forensic document examination team to study two pages of the handwritten notes of H. R. Haldeman, a chief of staff to President Richard M. Nixon, 1969-1973. The notes are among the permanent records in the holdings of the National Archives. (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20080925/DC35252LOGO) The two pages of notes under investigation were...

2009-10-26 05:00:00

WASHINGTON, Oct. 26 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Full Disclosure Network® is re-releasing a nine minute Video preview, online, of "The Prosecutor & The Presidency" Series and Forum covering how America investigates the Presidency, from Watergate to Whitewater. Available on The Full Disclosure Network® website at http://www.fulldisclosure.net/flash/Special_Series.htm featuring excerpts from a two-hour forum videotaped in Washington D.C. on March 6, 2000...

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2009-05-14 13:02:28

American International Group Inc. chief Edward Liddy said the beleaguered U.S. insurance giant could repay government bailout funds within 5 years. Liddy, chairman and chief executive officer of the company that has accepted $180 billion in federal bailout funding, told the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee Wednesday that market conditions need to remain stable for AIG to keep to that time line, Business Insurance reported Thursday. Committee Chairman Edolphus Towns, D-N.Y., who...