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Campaign Fund Raising / White House Coffee Videotapes #170125

ABC Evening News for Monday, Oct 06, 1997
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) Report introduced.

(White House: John Donvan) The videotapes of the White House coffees featured; excerpts shown of President Clinton greeting potential donors. [CLINTON - comments on just being informed about the tapes.] The series of mistakes made at the White House about the existence of the tapes reviewed. [White House special counsel Lanny DAVIS, Senate committee chair Fred THOMPSON - talk about the tapes.]

(Studio: Peter Jennings) Report introduced.

(Washington: Linda Douglass) The question of whether the coffees tapes were deliberately withheld from Attorney General Janet Reno examined; Reno's statements about the legality of the coffees quoted; more excerpts from the tapes shown. [Senator Russell FEINGOLD - raises the independent counsel issue.]

(Studio: Peter Jennings, Jeff Greenfield) The political implications and "perceptions" of the White House coffees tapes discussed.

Donvan, John;
Douglass, Linda;
Greenfield, Jeff;
Jennings, Peter

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