Comparing Trump’s Russia scandal with Watergate.

The Watergate Comparisons Keep Stacking Up

The Watergate Comparisons Keep Stacking Up

Getting to know the real Donald Trump.
Nov. 6 2017 9:35 AM

Inching Closer to the Oval Office

A break-in at the DNC, moves to obstruct justice, lies from senior officials—how does the Trump-Russia scandal compare with Watergate?


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Jacob Weisberg chats with historian and author David Greenberg about how the latest revelations in the Trump-Russia scandal compare with Watergate.

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