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screenshot Fred Thompson Oversight Committee Watergate 004

 

Breitbart by David Bossie

In 1973, when Senate Watergate Committee counsel Fred Thompson famously asked, “Mr. Butterfield, are you aware of the installation of any listening devices in the Oval Office of the president?” the committee was under extreme pressure from the Nixon White House. Even in the face of a constitutional crisis, the committee plowed ahead and fulfilled its core constitutional duty of executive branch oversight within our system of checks and balances. The committee went on to prove that no one is above the law, not even the President of the United States […]

 

LINK:
http://www.breitbart.com/big-government/2015/11/06/oversight-is-a-constitutional-duty/