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Colson and Nixon on Howard Hunt

E. Howard Hunt, one of more than two dozen men who went to jail for their role in the Watergate scandal, died Tuesday, January 23, 2007, at the age of 88. In this July 1, 1972, oval office conversation, Charles W. "Chuck" Colson, a White House political operative, tells the president that Hunt is not motivated by money, but ideology.

Date:  Jul 01, 1972
Participants:  Richard Nixon, Charles Colson
Conversation Number:  746-003

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