SYND 23-10-73 FORMER ATTOURNEY GENERAL RICHARDSON SPEAKING ABOUT HIS RESIGNATION
(23 Oct 1973) Former Attorney General Elliot Richardson commenting on his resignation brought about by President Richard Nixon's demand that he should fire S...
OTD in 1973, a Republican Attorney General Elliot Richardson made it clear to the nation that he resigned in protest, "At stake, in the final analysis, is the very integrity of the governmental processes I came to the Department of Justice to help restore"
#OTD in 1973, Former Attorney General Elliot Richardson commented on the Saturday Night Massacre during a press conference at the Justice Department. As Richardson walked onto the stage, DOJ employees erupted into a standing ovation that lasted for 2 mins