ABC Evening News for Thursday, Jan 21, 1993
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) Events of the first day of President Clinton's administration noted.
(Capitol Hill: Jackie Judd) The Senate confirmation hearings for Attorney General-designate Zoe Baird featured; reasons for the growing opposition to her nomination detailed. [At the hearings, Senators Herbert KOHL, Dianne FEINSTEIN - question Baird.] [BAIRD - says she will not withdraw.] [Senator Alan SIMPSON - says he cannot support her nomination.]
(Studio: Peter Jennings) Report introduced.
(White House: Brit Hume) Clinton's White House reception for rank-and-file Americans featured; scenes shown of him greeting the people; issue of the ban on gays in the military mentioned. [CLINTON - comments on the policy towards Iraq.] [Clinton communications director George STEPHANOPOULOS - defends Baird.]