Discussion of how President Nixon and his Department of Justice took down organized crime in many of the nation’s cities (June 13, 2011, University Club, Washington, DC)
Title: Combating Organized Crime in the Nixon Era
- Nixon Library: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bvc8VzOs4X4&list=PLiF7JevUP8B9XIAdWZd5bfX7-jLKDyz7b&index=12
- Nixon Foundation: http://youtu.be/OIx3bsQUm7Q
- C-Span: http://www.c-spanvideo.org/program/300038-1
- Moderator: Geoff Shepard, Associate Director of the Domestic Council
- Panelists: Professor Bob Blakely, former chief counsel of Senate Judiciary; Wallace Johnson, former minority counsel of Senate Judiciary and Associate Deputy Attorney General for Legislative Affairs; and Pete Velde, head of the Law Enforcement Assistance Administration.