1.Nixnon's paranoia . Desire reealection 2.Plan to break into DMC (Watergate 3.Watergate Scandel . Tape recordings
Purpose: to collect information that could prove useful to Nixon winning the 1972 presedential election and place wire taps on the phones.
Lets get this show on the road lads
"The white house has had no involvement whatever in this particular incident"
Nixon for 1972!
I have executive prvalige, i dont have to turn over any tapes! White house conversations should remain confidential to protect national security.
The senate commitee suboemaed the tapes, hand 'em over
-Bernard barker took pictures of th documents -Virgilio Gonzalez picked the locks and james w . mcord handled the bugging -Eugenio Martinez and Frank Strgis acted as the lookouts.
This is the day nixon made a public statement about watergate and he said 'i had no prior khnowledge of the watergate scandel. I took no part in,nor was i aware of,any subsequent efforts that may have been made to cover up watergate.'
This when was when the white house found out that the tapes were missing and being destroyed
House voted to authorize the judiciary committee toinvestigate grouds for impeaching the president 1 obstructing the watergate investigation 2.misuse of powerand violating his oath of office 3.Failure to complywith house subpoenas