August 8, 1974 -- Nixon Announces Resignation

Posted: Aug 08, 2008 10:08 AM
Thirty-four years ago today, August 8, 1974, Richard Nixon announced his resignation.  Read his resignation speech here.  The following day, on August 9, he gave a tremendously inspiring and touching farewell speech to White House Staff.  If you haven't heard it before, it is well worth hearing ...