|Richard Milhous Obama|
What happened 10 months later? President Nixon asked for the resignation of two top aides--H.R. Haldeman and John Erlichman--and he fired another, John Dean. The summer of 1973 was the summer of Watergate.
It was downhill from there for Nixon--he resigned on August 8, 1974.
Scandals take a long time to play out.
The al Qaeda attacks on our consulate in Benghazi of course occurred last September 11.
But nine months later, Obama's press secretary Jay Carney is dismissing the Benghazi murders as something that "happened a long time ago."
Like Watergate, there was a Benghazi coverup.
Unlike Watergate, lives were lost at Benghazi.
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