It was the scandal surrounding the highest office in the land that shook the nation.


The break-in at the DNC that led to President Nixon's resignation and the indictment of 69 people in his administration.

ABC News looks back at the archives, uncovers new details in the investigation, and brings us new perspectives, 45 years later.

Preview the event below and watch 'Truth & Lies: Watergate', a 2-hour special starting at 9:00 on ABC 25.

Nixon's secretary Rosemary Woods

Nixon's 1974 State of the Union, addressing Watergate