THE NIXONS: The Family Stands Firm

For a glimpse inside a family under pressure, TIME Correspondent Bonnie Angela talked last week to irrepressible Julie Nixon Eisenhower about life in the White House during a week of crisis:

Julie is incensed at the idea that her father is a desperate man, harassed by the worst of all his crises. "I think sometimes he really likes a challenge," she says. "It's kind of a gauntlet thrown down—you've got to pick it up." That, asserts Julie, is exactly what the President has done. She says that her father has never discussed the possibility of impeachment with his family. On...

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