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Clinton / Inauguration / Gingrich #169299

ABC Evening News for Monday, Jan 20, 1997
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(Washington: Peter Jennings) The inauguration of President Clinton reported; scenes shown from the festivities, beginning with an ecumenical service.

(White House: John Donvan) The president's inaugural day featured; scenes shown of Clinton at the swearing in and of the day's events. [In his address, CLINTON - says the people deplore partisan bickering; speaks about our democracy.] [Speaker Newt GINGRICH - offers a gift of flags to Clinton and Vice President Al Gore.] Clinton's need to work on the budget tomorrow noted.

(Washington: Peter Jennings) Report introduced.

(Capitol Hill: John Cochran) The politics of tomorrow's House vote on the penalty for Gingrich's ethics violations and the need to move onto other issues outlined; details given of the Democrats-Republicans deal on Gingrich and Representative Jim McDermott.

(Washington: Peter Jennings) Report introduced.

(Capitol Hill: Cokie Roberts) The problems facing Clinton in the days ahead and the political divisions in Washington amidst the voters' push for cooperation outlined.

(Washington: Peter Jennings) The Senate Foreign Relations Committee said voting to recommend Secretary of State-designate Madeleine Albright.

Cochran, John;
Donvan, John;
Jennings, Peter;
Roberts, Cokie

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