Editor says, what if President George Romney? Please note that the opinions expressed in this post do not necessarily reflect the views of the author(s).
Editor says, 1) In our history, Agnew was forced to resign in 1973, resulting in his replacement by Gerald R. Ford, who would go on to succeed Nixon.
2) In our history, President Ford's decision to pardon Nixon before he had even been indicted for anything was viewed as evidence of a deal between the two men.
3) In our history, the Ford Administration managed to secure the release of the Mayaguez after only four days.
4) In our history, Reagan narrowly lost to Ford in the primaries, and the decision by many embittered Reagan voters to sit out November helped elect Jimmy Carter.
5) As in our history, although slightly later. Editorial comments are entered in [light green] typeface.