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Committee to Re-elect the President

The Committee to Re-elect the President was a White House organization headed by John Mitchell, the former attorney general. G. Gordon Liddy and E. Howard Hunt were members of CREEP who were involved in the Watergate break-in. CREEP funds, to the order of $500 000, were used to pay off the Watergate burglars after their indictment in September 1972.



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