Before the DDay landings Ike prepared a speech....Accepting full blame in case the mission turned out to be a failure. Saying it was his plan and any blame laid with him. ...Just in case
He also then went out and hung with the airborne guys, who were predicted to suffer up to 80% casualties. Spoke with them individually, let them speak.Thanked them and offered encouragement...really cool thing to do. That was how a leader used to act
The Nixon Administration - ending with the appointment of a President who was never elected for the position. Ford was also on the Warren Commission. Testing the waters to see just how big of a lie they could tell the US populace.