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Join Carl Bernstein and Bob Woodward for a discussion on the 40th anniversary of Nixon’s resignation


**Update: Due to overwhelming response, registration to this event is now closed. On the day of the event, please follow the conversation on Twitter via @WashPostPR and #WhenNixonResigned.  Following the event, a selection of responses to the Q&A session, photos and videos will be available here.

To mark the 40th anniversary of Nixon’s resignation, The Washington Post will bring together 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 discussion on the fall of a president and a look at declassified White House tapes that offer new perspectives on how one of the biggest political scandals in U.S. history came to be. Follow #WhenNixonResigned

Wednesday, July 30, 2014
6:30 – 8:30 p.m. Doors open at 6:15 p.m.
The Washington Post
1150 15th Street, NW, Washington, D.C. 20071

Admission is free but an RSVP is required. Seating is limited, so please arrive early.

To submit a question for the panel, please e-mail