745

Date: 
Jun 30, 1972
Location: 
Oval Office
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NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Feb-02)
Conversation No. 744-24/745-1 Date: June 30, 1972 Time: 3:24-4:29 pm Location: Oval Office [Conversation No. 744-24/745-1 continued from Tape Subject Log 744] The President met with H. R. (“Bob”) Haldeman. Watergate break-in -Republican National Committee connection -E. Howard Hunt, Je. -Charles W. Colson testimony -Relationship with Hunt -Contents of Hunt's safe -Hunt's actions -G. Gordon Liddy's role -Counsel for Finance Committee -Maurice H. Stans -John N. Mitchell's knowledge -Former employment at White House -Egil (“Bud”) Krogh, Jr. -Hunt Mitchell -Letter to the President -Public release -White House announcement -Frank Dale -President's letter
NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Feb-02) Conv. No. 744-24/745-1 (cont.) ***************************************************************** BEGIN WITHDRAWN ITEM NO. 1 [Personal returnable] [Duration: 54s ]
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Stephen B. Bull entered at an unknown time after 4:06 pm. The President's schedule -Richard A. Moore Bull left at an unknown time before 4:22 pm. Moore entered at 4:22 pm.
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Bull entered at an unknown time after 4:22 pm. The President's schedule -Clark MacGregor Bull left at an unknown time before 4:29 pm.
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NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Feb-02) Conv. No. 744-24/745-1 (cont.) ***************************************************************** BEGIN WITHDRAWN ITEM NO. 3 [Personal returnable] [Duration: 48s ]
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Haldeman and Moore left at 4:29 pm.
Conversation No. 745-2 Date: June 30, 1972 Time: 4:30-6:15 pm Location: Oval Office The President met with Clark MacGregor. Social Security bill -Conference Committee -Wilbur D. Mills, Albert C. Ullman, James A. Burke, John W. Byrnes, Jackson E. Betts -Frank F. Church amendment -Integrity of trust fund -Effect of bill -Possible veto -Byrnes -Procedures of conference committee -Mills action -John J. Rhodes, John B. Anderson, H. Allen Smith, Byrnes, Leslie C. Arends -Opposition to bill -George H. Mahon -Richard K. Cook -Senate actions -Wallace F. Bennett amendment
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NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Feb-02) Conv. No. 744-2 (cont.) -George P. Shultz -Tax break -Flood victims -Washington Star editorial -Support of the President's position on Church amendment -Length of conference session
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John N. Mitchell -International Telephone and Telegraph [ITT] -Martha (Beall) Mitchell -Problems
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NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Feb-02) Conv. No. 744-2 (cont.) MacGregor's staff -Cook and Thomas C. Korologos -William E. Timmons -Responsibilities -Congress
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-Martha Mitchell -Newsweek call to Barbara MacGregor Haldeman entered at 4:48 pm. MacGregor's staff -Timmons -Congressional affairs -Convention -Notification by Haldeman -Salary
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NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Feb-02) Conv. No. 744-2 (cont.) Watergate break-in -Committee to Reelect the President's [CRP] involvement -White House involvement -Cubans -Mitchell -E. Howard Hunt, Jr. -Role in White House -Bay of Pigs -Narcotics -Other activities -Cubans -Bay of Pigs -Charles W. Colson's involvement -Cubans' connection with CRP -G. Gordon Liddy -Maurice H. Stans -Egil (“Bud”) Krogh, Jr. -Firing by CRP -Involvement -Central Intelligence Agency [CIA] -Mitchell -Reasons for resignation -The President’s view -"Fix" -Reason for bugging Democratic National Committee -James W. McCord, Jr.’s involvement -F. Lee Bailey -Effect on the President's candidacy -Compared to ITT -McGregor's background -Possible statement on Mitchell's involvement -Hunt -Wiretapping equipment -Activities -Lyndon B. Johnson -Colson's involvement -Pentagon Papers -McCord -Bailey -Guilty pleas -Indictments
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NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Feb-02) Conv. No. 744-2 (cont.) -Government involvement -Richard M. Helms -CIA -Anti-Castro activities -Cubans
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-MacGregor's role -Campaign financing -MacGregor’s response -W. Clement Stone -John A. Mulcahy -Stans -Democrats -Mafia, foreign contributions -Reasons for secrecy
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Social Security bill
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NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Feb-02) Conv. No. 744-2 (cont.) The President left at an unknown time before 5:52 pm.
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The President returned at an unknown time before 5:52 pm. MacGregor left and David C. Hoopes entered at 5:52 pm Pending legislation -Migratory waterfowl -Veto -Private bills Hoopes left at 5:58 pm. Previous meeting with MacGregor -Liddy Watergate cover-up -Liddy to prepare scenario -Compared to Gen. John D. Lavelle -Check from Kenneth Dahlberg -Campaign finance deadline -Mitchell's involvement -Laundering money -Timing of announcement -Liddy -Federal Bureau of Investigation [FBI] investigation -John W. Dean, III -Charles G. (“Bebe”) Rebozo
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NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Feb-02) Conv. No. 744-2 (cont.) -FBI investigation -CIA -Hunt's involvement -Cubans -Focus of scenario -Funds -Dahlberg -Dwayne O. Andreas -Strategy -Other involvements -Colson -Krogh -John D. Ehrlichman -David R. Young, Jr. -Pentagon Papers investigation Ronald L. Ziegler entered at 6:02 pm. Reuters story -John B. Connally's involvement in Paris negotiations -Ziegler’s response The President's meeting with Richard G. Kleindienst -Supreme Court decision on capital punishment -Applications of capital punishment Ziegler left at 6:03 pm. MacGregor -Financial situation -Employment at White House Watergate cover-up -Liddy's scenario -Mitchell's suggestion -Dean -Liddy -Scenario -White House support -Democratic National Committee break-in -Finance irregularities -Pardons for burglars
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NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Feb-02) Conv. No. 744-2 (cont.) -Bobby Baker scandals -Lyndon B. Johnson's role -Effect on Johnson's election -Campaign finances MacGregor's selection -Informing people List -Previous telephone calls from members of the Cabinet Haldeman talked with Rose Mary Woods at an unknown time between 6:03 and 6:14 pm. [Conversation No. 745-2A] The President’s previous press conference -List of cabinet officers -Telephone calls -Delivery to the President [End of telephone conversation] Watergate cover-up Mitchell's resignation -FBI investigation The President's schedule -California -Ronald W. Reagan -Briefing by Henry A. Kissinger Reagan's trips -Europe and Japan -Compared to Spiro T. Agnew Mitchell -Resignation -Personal problems -Martha Mitchell's health
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NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Feb-02) Conv. No. 744-2 (cont.) BEGIN WITHDRAWN ITEM NO. 8 [Personal returnable] ] [Duration: 1m 44s
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Mitchell -Letter of resignation -Richard A. Moore -Woods The President's schedule -Robert H. Abplanalp -Departure from White House Woods entered at 6:14 pm. Abplanalp and Charles G. (“Bob”) Rebozo Haldeman left at 6:15 pm. The President's previous press conference -Telephone calls to Woods -Rebozo Stephen B. Bull entered at an unknown time after 6:15 pm. MacGregor Bull left at an unknown time before 6:19 pm.
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NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Feb-02) Conv. No. 744-2 (cont.) ************************************************************************** BEGIN WITHDRAWN ITEM NO. 14 [Personal Returnable] [Duration: 43s ]
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Mitchell -Resignation -Martha Mitchell -Health
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-Effect on John Mitchell -Martha Mitchell
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NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Feb-02) Conv. No. 744-2 (cont.) ***************************************************************** BEGIN WITHDRAWN ITEM NO. 10 [Personal returnable] [Duration: 42s ]
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The President and Woods left at 6:19 pm.
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