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Obama bans discrimination against federal workers and contractors who are gay and transgender

...that means the change will probably take effect by early next year.Obama also amended an order signed by President Richard Nixon in 1969 to prevent discrimination against federal workers based on race, religion, gender, nationality, age or...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-07-21/obama-bans-discrimination-
Celebrate 45 years since man's first steps on moon

...carrier recovered the Apollo 11 crew and capsule, the Columbia, from the Pacific following splashdown. President Richard Nixon was on board to welcome Armstrong, Aldrin and Collins home.-Slooh Observatory will broadcast high-definition...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/2014-07-17/celebrate-45-years-mans-first-steps
Nation takes wrong turn

...Democrat, I was enraged by the few Republicans who, to the bitter end, chose to criticize the prosecutors and defend Richard Nixon and his attorney general John Mitchell. Now, as a centrist who finds plenty to dislike about both parties, I am...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/letters/2014-07-04/nation-takes-wrong-turn
The era of cynicism

...It's also the premeditated nature of it.Past politicians have lied too, but usually to get out of trouble. Richard Nixon was trying to save his skin and cover up unforgivable misdeeds. Ditto Bill Clinton. Same with congressmen and mayors...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2014-07-06/era-cynicism
The scandals are real

...Bozell said on Fox News' The Kelly File. "You've got to start covering these scandals. This is bigger than Richard Nixon. And they're nowhere to be found. And that's what Barack Obama is seeing and that's why he's going after...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2014-07-01/scandals-are-real
PBS looks at Nixon's resignation through prism of 'The Dick Cavett Show'

NEW YORK - PBS is marking the 40th anniversary of President Richard Nixon's resignation by running a documentary on the Watergate scandal as seen through the prism of Dick Cavett's late-night talk...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/people/2014-07-03/pbs-looks-nixons-resignation
Purely partisan 'reform'

...Whitehouse, D-R.I.; Jeanne Shaheen, D-N.H.; Al Franken, D-Minn.; and Jeff Merkley, D-Ore."Richard Nixon faced impeachment charges for attempting to use the IRS for political purposes," said David Keating, president of...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2014-06-23/purely-partisan-refor
Pinehurst No. 2 caddie knows his turf

...of us can say we've spent a day on the golf course with not just one American president, but four?McRae rates Richard Nixon as the best player in his executive foursome, apparently more adept at handling a 4-iron than he was at keeping...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/golf/2014-06-14/pinehurst-no-2-caddie-knows-
Former Sen. Howard Baker Jr. famous for Watergate, dies at 88-years-old

WASHINGTON -- Former U.S. Sen. Howard Baker Jr., who asked what President Richard Nixon knew about Watergate, has died. He was 88.U.S. Sen. Lamar Alexander confirmed Baker's death in a news release Thursday...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-06-26/ex-sen-howard-baker-dies
Welcome Benghazi probe

...later two more men, when help should have been forthcoming!Bob Woodard and Carl Bernstein were able to ferret out Richard Nixon's nefarious dealings in the Watergate debacle. Too bad they can't go after this administration!Molly C. GrayAiken...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/letters/2014-05-18/welcome-benghazi-probe