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

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