× 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

Clinton / Guinier Appointment #148503

ABC Evening News for Thursday, Jun 03, 1993
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: Peter Jennings) Report introduced.

(White House: John McWethy) Controversy over the handling of Lani Guinier, President Clinton's nominee to head the civil rights division of the Justice Department, by both her opponents and Clinton featured; the background reviewed; scenes shown of Clinton visiting a construction site in Maryland. [CLINTON - talks about his economic plan.] [On Nightline, GUINIER - comments.] Guinier's defense of her writings on majority rule issues outlined. Clinton's decision that he could not get her nomination through his own party noted.

(Studio: Peter Jennings) Report introduced.

(Capitol Hill: Jackie Judd) Campaign by Guinier's supporters featured. [Political Congress of Black Women Dr. Romona EDELIN, Black Caucus leader Representative Kweisi MFUME - attack Guinier's attackers.] [Senator Dennis DeCONCINI - comments.]

Jennings, Peter;
Judd, Jackie;
McWethy, John

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.