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Attention Deficit Democracy, James Bovard
This president declared during his inaugural address, "Let us be proud that our system has produced and provided more freedom and more abundance, more widely shared, than any other system in the history of the world." Americans later learned that, at the time, the FBI was involved in a massive campaign to suppress opposition to the government and to the war-of-the-day, and this president himself was involved in obstructing the investigation of crimes.
He may not have seen his actions as a violation of liberty because as he explained to interviewer David Frost, "When the president does it that means it is not illegal." Which president was he?
Choose the correct answer:Franklin Delano Roosevelt Harry S Truman Richard Nixon George Bush
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