In advance of the 40th anniversary of Nixon’s resignation, The Washington Post hosted a panel discussion featuring legendary reporters Carl Bernstein and Bob Woodward; Elizabeth Drew, author of “Washington Journal”; Ken Hughes, author of “Chasing Shadows”; and columnist Ruth Marcus as moderator for an in-depth conversation to mark . Martin Baron, executive editor of The Washington Post, provided the opening remarks Wednesday evening.
See the social conversation, watch video clips of the event, and listen to audio of the event in its entirety below. Full video will be made available later today.
Woodward and Berstein recall where they were when Nixon resigned
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