× The Vanderbilt Television News Archive is currently closed to in-person research, but is still fulfilling loan requests. For the latest information about COVID-19 (coronavirus disease), visit vu.edu/coronavirus.
Search the Archive

Cambodia / Nixon / Cong. #10208

ABC Evening News for Thursday, Apr 30, 1970
View other clips in this broadcast →

Material supplied by VTNA may be used for educational analysis or research only. Any editing, reproduction, publication, rebroadcast, public showing or public display may be prohibited by copyright laws.

(Studio) Nixon's Cambodia aid explanation tonight.
REPORTER: Howard K. Smith

(DC) Nixon preparing speech; claims Cambodian communists jeopardize South Vietnam, Americans; South Vietnam, Americans sweeping toward communist base, supply, and prisoners of war camps; short-term involvement to end when sanctuaries destroyed.
REPORTER: Tom Jarriel

(DC) Congress takes action against President [Senator J. William FULBRIGHT - admits President power to act; Congress must dissuade him.] [Rept. Richard OTTINGER - intros. President censure.] No chance for censure passage, symbolic gesture.

(Studio) President speech live, 9:00 p.m. tonight.
REPORTER: Howard K. Smith

Clark, Bob;
Jarriel, Tom;
Smith, Howard K.

Note to sponsor members: The Vanderbilt Television News Archive video player requires a modern operating system and browser to work properly. If you are experiencing playback problems, check the minimum requirements and adjust your setup accordingly. After adjustments, if you continue to experience problems, please contact us.

Welcome! Above is the abstract of the item that you're interested in viewing from the Vanderbilt Television News Archive's collection. You have three options if you'd like to view this item:

  • You may request a loan of this video by registering on our website and placing an order.
  • You may visit the Television News Archive on the Vanderbilt campus to view on-site from the Archive's collection.
  • If you are associated with a college or university, you may ask your library if they would like to become a sponsor, which would give students and faculty at your institution the ability to view items from our collection.

If you believe that you are associated with a sponsoring college or university and have received this message in error, please let us know.