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Reference FCO 82/270
Department/Office Foreign Office
Title Internal political situation in the USA (Watergate) (1973)
Description Reports on Senator Kennedy, Ireland and the Democratic Candidature. Included is an article which appeared in the Wall Street Journal recording an interview between an unnamed senior member of the White House Staff and the Journal reporter which gives Mr Nixon's side of the case. Biography of perspective Democratic Presidential nominee Senator Walter (Fritz) Mondale. Reports on Watergate and President Nixon's refusal on the grounds of executive privilege and the separation of powers to let the Senate Watergate Committee have the tape recordings they had subpoenaed. Report on illegal campaign contributions to the Committee to Re-elect the President (CREEP) by Mr Herbert Kalmbach, Chairman of American Airlines, the Ervin Committee and its investigation through the officials implicated in Watergate including former Attorney-General John Mitchell, White House special Counsel Roger Moore and Ehrlichman and Haldeman.
Date 1973
Collection The Nixon Years, 1969-1974
Region North America
Countries Ireland, United States
Places Africa; Alaska; Asia; Bahamas; Belgium; Britain; Cambodia; Canada; Caribbean; Ceylon; Chequers; Chile; China; Denmark; Eastern Europe; Ecuador; Europe; France; Geneva; Germany; Haiti; Iceland; Ireland; Israel; Italy; Japan; Laos; Latin America; Mexico; Micronesia; Middle East; Northern Ireland; Peru; Russia; South Africa; South East Asia; South Vietnam; Soviet Union; Spain; Sudan; Thailand; United Kingdom; United States of America; Vietnam; Western Hemisphere
People Anderson, John B; Anne, HRH Princess; Annenberg, Walter H; Brezhnev, Leonid; Butz, Earl L; Connally, John B; Cromer, 3rd Earl of; Dean, John W III; Dent, Frederick B; Douglas-Home, Sir Alec; Drower, Bill; Edinburgh, HRH the Duke of; Godley, G McMurtrie; Greenhill, Sir Denis; Harriman, W Averell; Humphrey, Hubert; Javits, Jacob K; Johnson, Lyndon Baines; Kalmbach, Herbert; Kennedy, Edward Moore; Kennedy, Robert F; Kraft, Joseph; Mansfield, Mike; McGovern, George; Mills, Wilbur; Mitchell, John; Moore, Roger; Nader, Ralph; Nixon, Richard M; Overton, Hugh; Rogers, William P; Shriver, Sargent; Sirica, John Joseph; Truman, Harry S.; Wallace, George
Topics Agriculture; Aid; Arms; British Embassy; Census; CIA (Central Intelligence Agency); Coal; Committee to Re-elect the President (CREEP); Common Agricultural Policy (CAP); Communist; Concorde; Congress; Congressional Relations; Conservation; Council of Europe; Council on International Economic Policy; Crime; Defence; Democratic Party; Department of State; Desegregation; Disarmament; Draft; Drugs; East-West relations; Economic policy; Economy; Education; Elections; Energy; Environment; Exports; FBI (Federal Bureau of Investigation); Federal Reserve; foreign policy; Health; Impeachment; Inflation; International Economic Policy; Japanese; Law and Order; Mid-Term elections; North Atlantic Treaty Association (NATO); Oil; organisation; Pentagon; Pentagon Papers; Plumbers; Presidential candidates; Presidential Primaries; Protectionist; Race; Recession; Refugees; Republican Party; Segregation; Senatorial; Shipping; Special Representative of Trade Negotiations; State Department; Strategic Arms Limitation Treaties; Strikes; Supreme Court; Tariffs; Taxation; Taxes; The Nine; Trade; Trade Bill; Trade policy; Trade Reform Bill; Treasury; troops; Unemployment; United Nations National Security Council; Vice President; Vietnam War; Watergate; Welfare; White House; withdrawal; Year of Europe
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