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Clinton / Investigation / Impeachment #176825

ABC Evening News for Sunday, Oct 04, 1998
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(Studio: Carole Simpson) Report introduced.

(White House: Mike von Fremd) The background to tomorrow's House Judiciary Committee impeachment hearings featured; details given of a proposal from former President Gerald Ford for a House rebuke of Clinton in lieu of impeachment. [Representative John CONYERS, Majority leader Senator Trent LOTT - react to Ford's suggestion.]

(Studio: Carole Simpson) Report introduced.

(Capitol Hill: Tim O'Brien) The coming debate on the scope of impeachment hearings featured; details given of how the grounds for impeachment will be laid out. [House Judiciary Committee chairman Henry HYDE, Representative James ROGAN, Barney FRANK - comment on the time of the inquiry.] [Representative Richard GEPHARDT - questions the Republican approach.]

(Studio: Carole Simpson) Offer from Hustler magazine publisher Larry Flynt of a million dollars to anyone having had an adulterous sexual encounter with a current member of Congress noted.

O'Brien, Tim;
Simpson, Carole;
von Fremd, Mike

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