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Independent Counsel / Walsh #100492

ABC Evening News for Friday, Dec 19, 1986
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) Walsh background noted, as well as breadth of assignment.

(DC: Dennis Troute) Walsh presented. [WALSH - speaks of surprise and feeling of honor.] Details of assignment noted include broader area in re: illegal aid to Contras. [MEESE - speaks of assurance of cooperation with Walsh.] [WALSH - speaks of the several concurrent investigations.] [Representative Don EDWARDS - as member of House Judiciary Committee is pleased with Judge Walsh.] Walsh role in Vietnam peace talks noted; 1969 scenes shown. President Reagan support noted.

Reporter(s):
Jennings, Peter;
Troute, Dennis
Duration:
00:02:00

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