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A long way from Comey to Watergate

President Donald J Trump’s firing of FBI Director James Comey is unprecedented, as is much of what Trump has undertaken as president. Despite similarities with president Richard M Nixon’s infamous “Saturday Night Massacre” 44 years ago, during the Watergate scandal, the political situations are utterly different. In October 1973, Nixon, waiting until a weekend, ordered […]