National Press Club

The Importance of Ethics and Integrity

October 18, 2006

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Run time: 3 minutes

Egil Krogh announced an "Integrity Zone" campaign. He talked about his experiences as a deputy counsel for President Nixon. Mr. Krogh was chief of the White House "plumbers," a unit designed to contain administration leaks, and went to prison for his role in Watergate. He spoke about how those experiences informed his understanding of the principles of loyalty, integrity, and accountability. He also answered questions from members of the audience.