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Laura Seitz, Deseret News
Bob Woodward, Washington Post reporter who broke the Watergate story in 1973 and current associate editor at the Post, speaks to Elder D. Todd Christofferson, a member of the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, during "Integrity and Trust: Lessons from Watergate and Today" at the Newseum in Washington, D.C. on Monday, Jan. 14, 2019.

The Deseret News brought a legendary reporter, a former law clerk and current Latter-day Saint apostle, and the president of a nonpartisan fact tank to discuss "Integrity & Trust: Lessons from Watergate and Today." The event took place Monday, Jan. 14, at the Newseum in Washington, D.C.

Bob Woodward of the Washington Post, Elder D. Todd Christofferson of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints and Michael Dimock of the Pew Research Center engaged in a discussion on honesty and trust in public life.

Woodward and his Washington Post colleague Carl Bernstein won a Pulitzer Prize for breaking the Watergate story in 1973. Elder Christofferson was a law clerk for U.S. District Court Judge John Sirica and was among the first to listen to President Richard Nixon’s White House tapes. Dimock is the president of the Pew Research Center, which informs the public about the issues, attitudes and trends shaping America and the world.

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