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US History chapter crisis confidence
US History Chapter 22: A Crisis in Confidence
Term for a stagnant economy with inflation
This company is supposed to regulate oil prices from/in the Arab states
Organization of Petroleum Exporting Companies
Nixon's plan/act to assure rights are received equally by minorities, giving minority-specific college scholarships
Republican candidate in the 1972 election
Democratic candidate in the 1972 election
Nixon's VP in the 1972 election
Nixon won all states but one in 1972 election: which one?
Spire Agnew quits his VP position on what date?
October 10, 1973
VP to replace Spiro Agnew
Government position that serves as vice-VP
House Minority Leader
Date of the Watergate Scandal
June 17, 1972
Organization that paid the five Watergate scandals
The Committee to Re-Elect the President
Night when Nixon fires multiple important gov't people related to Watergate investigation.
Saturday Night Massacre
Three gov't officials Nixon gets rid of in the Saturday Night Massacre
Main investigator of Watergate
Deputy Attorney General
Main investigator of the Watergate Scandal, fired by Nixon
Newspaper that first got/released info on the Watergate Scandal
Washington Post reporters who were informed about the Watergate Scandal
Washington Post's Watergate Scandal informer codename
Washington Post's Watergate Scandal informer real identity
Deputy Director of the FBI, William Mark Felt Jr.
Main points of Deepthroat's information (2)
Nixon has been covering up Watergate
Nixon has been recording phone conversations that will prove his guilt
Regulates campaigns, defining what must be said (and what doesn't have to)
Federal Election Campaign Act of 1974
This states that we the people have the right to information on what's going on.
Freedom of Information
Act that states it will shed light on what goes on in the gov't and what the gov't is doing.
Gov't in the Sunshine Act (1976)
Act to help or regulate ethics and such?
Ethics in fhe Gov't Act (1976)
Gerald Ford's failed plan to get rid of inflation
Plan WIN: Whip Inflation Now
The nation's Bicentennial Year
"the citizens' president"
One thing Jimmy Carter does as President that stirs up a lot of controversy and dislike
Grants amnesty (no prosecution or punishment) to Vietnam draft dodgers
Star on '70s TV show "All in the Family"
70s TV show that talked about controversial topics and showed a family as more imperfect than usual TV
"All in the Family"
Document signed by many major nations putting human rights as the important thing in foreign policy
Year Jimmy Carter promised/planned to give the Panama Canal back to Panama
Peace agreement between Israel and Egypt, overseen by Carter
Camp David Accords
First Arab nation to recognize Israel as it's one independent nation
Term for the leader of Iran
Iranian group/people that organized retaliation to make us give the Sha back (for execution)
Fundamentalist Islamic Clerics
Iranian in charge of the Fundamentalist Islamic Clerics
Ayatollah Khomeini (Ayatollah is a title, the other is his last name.)
Number of days the Iranians held US hostages
Number of US embassy people taken hostage by the Iranians
Month the US hostages were released from Iran