ABC Evening News for Thursday, Oct 08, 1998
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) House vote for an impeachment inquiry for President Clinton noted.
(Capitol Hill: Linda Douglass) The partisan Congressional debate reviewed. [House Judiciary Committee Representatives Henry HYDE, Charles CANADY, George GEKAS, Robert WEXLER; John LEWIS, Zoe LOFGREN, Patsy MINK, James SENSENBRENNER, David BONIOR, Bill McCOLLUM, Richard GEPHARDT - debate the issue of whether the House investigation goes forward.]
(Studio: Peter Jennings) Report introduced.
(White House: Sam Donaldson) The White House response to the impeachment process examined. [CLINTON - hopes the process can move forward; says he is fine and all this is beyond his control.]
(Studio: Peter Jennings; Capitol Hill: Cokie Roberts) The mood of the debates and the significance of the vote discussed.
(Studio: Peter Jennings) The impeachment process outlined on screen; impeachment inquiries for President Andrew Johnson in 1867 and Richard Nixon in 1974 recalled.