Watergate Anniversary On the 30th anniversary of the Watergate break-in, NPR Senior News Analyst Daniel Schorr says that it is common for presidents to use their powers for the purpose of self-preservation. But he says President Nixon used his authority for the purpose of punishing his enemies.
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On the 30th anniversary of the Watergate break-in, NPR Senior News Analyst Daniel Schorr says that it is common for presidents to use their powers for the purpose of self-preservation. But he says President Nixon used his authority for the purpose of punishing his enemies.