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

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