Richard M. Nixon. New Deal Coalition. IN African-Americans Union members Urban North Immigrant/newer ethnic groups Farmers. OUT Democratic South. The South Defects. Civil Rights Achievements and failures Expansion of Federal Power Viet Nam Southern Voting Patterns.
“This memorandum addresses the matter of how we can maximize the fact of our incumbency in dealing with persons known to be active in their opposition to our Administration; stated a bit more bluntly—how we can use the available federal machinery to screw our political enemies.”
Sen. Howard Baker, Sen. Sam Ervin
Judicial Branch: Grand Jury
Judge John SiricaInvestigations
Elliott Richardson William Robert Bork
Atty. General Ruckelshaus Solicitor Gen
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