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ABC Evening News for Wednesday, Aug 19, 1998
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(Studio: Forrest Sawyer) Report introduced.

(White House: Sam Donaldson) Tomorrow's testimony by Monica Lewinsky before the grand jury about her relationship with President Clinton previewed; details given of the issues of what constitutes "sexual relations," how gifts from Clinton to Monica got to presidential secretary Betty Currie, the presidential necktie (shown) maybe given by Monica. [On Monday, CLINTON - clarifies his position on relations.] [White House press secretary Michael McCURRY - says today will be a quiet birthday day.] Lewinsky's personal feelings in the aftermath of Clinton's testimony and address noted.

(Studio: Forrest Sawyer) Report introduced.

(Capitol Hill: Linda Douglass) The reaction among Democrats to Clinton's statements examined; examples quoted. [On radio show, voice of Senator Daniel Patrick MOYNIHAN - calls the president's speech inadequate.] The problem for Democrats heading into fall elections noted. [Former member of Congress Pat SCHROEDER - calls this "shocking."]

Reporter(s):
Donaldson, Sam;
Douglass, Linda;
Sawyer, Forrest
Duration:
00:05:50

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