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People AccomplishmentsPerson
American support or this former leader of Iran led to the Hostage Crisis
Refused to fire the watergate special prosecutor
Attorney General fired in the saturday night massacre
President who removed SALT II from senate consideration as a protest against soviet agression
First Islamic fundamentalist to blame the US for corrupting its culture
Islamic fundamentalist who seized control of Iranin 1979
Elected president of poland after the fall of communism
Hungarian Leader who enacted political and economic reforms
Managed the day to day operation of the Iran-Contra scheme
VP forced to resign for accepting bribes and failing to pay income tax
Nixons campaign manager who ordered the Watergate break in
Whitehouse council who turned government witness during the watergate affair
Third party candidate for president who was shot in 1972
Soviet leader who favored perestroika
Reporter who established a link between the Watergate burglary and the White House
Owner of several large savings and loans, his activities led to their failure and major scandal
Was forced to resign as the democratic cadidate for VP because he was treated for a mental illness
Leader of a polish labor union which demanded reforms
Headed investigation of the CIA
His support of terrorism led armed confrontation with the US
First president to visit communist China
Appointed special prosecutor after the Saturday Night Massacre
President who vetoed the War Powers Act
First woman appointed to the supreme court
People AccomplishmentsPerson
Watergate burglar who informed the court that high government officials were involved
Assistant FBI director who helped keep the media on track involving the watergate affair
Attempted to westernize Iran
Prime minister of Israel who made peace with Egypt
US negotiator at the Paris Peace Conference
Hungarian leader who allowed free election
 
Communist leader of poland who opposed solidarity
Federal judge who presided over the watergate cases
Attempted to assasinate President Reagan
Said that the soviets would not interfere in eastern european nations
President during the Iranian hostage crisis
Turned over the terrorists accused of blowing up Pam Am Flight 103 to the United Nations
Used his postion as a head of state to traffic in illegal drugs
National security advisor who developed the Iran-Contra scheme
Chairman of the senate watergate committee
Informed Congress of a taping system in the presidents office
President of egypt who made peace with Israel
Communist leader of Poland who stepped aside and allowed a new govt to be formed
Appointed VP by president Ford
Claimed he had executive privelage
Watergate special prosecutor who was fired
First woman nominated for national office by major political party

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Created May 21, 2010ReportNominate
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