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Campaign Finance / Independent Counsel / Reno #172512

ABC Evening News for Monday, Apr 14, 1997
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(Studio: Peter Jennings; Washington: Linda Douglass) Decision by Attorney General Janet Reno not to name an independent counsel to investigate Democratic campaign finance and the charges by Republicans that Reno has a conflict of interest discussed. [Senator Orrin HATCH, Speaker of the House Newt GINGRICH - speak out against Reno.] [March 6, RENO - promises to review the evidence.]

(Studio: Peter Jennings; Capitol Hill: Cokie Roberts) The fact that partisan politics is keeping the Capitol from dealing with issues like the budget that need bipartisan cooperation discussed.

(Studio: Peter Jennings) Contents of fund-raising documents from 1992 released by the Democratic National Committee reported.

Reporter(s):
Douglass, Linda;
Jennings, Peter;
Roberts, Cokie
Duration:
00:03:30

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