Search the Archive

Senate / Campaign Finance Reform #196033

ABC Evening News for Monday, Mar 19, 2001
View other clips in this broadcast →

Material supplied by VTNA may be used for educational analysis or research only. Any editing, reproduction, publication, rebroadcast, public showing or public display may be prohibited by copyright laws.

(Studio: Peter Jennings) The Senate debate over the McCain-Feingold campaign finance reform bill reported; tenets of the bill outlined on screen.

(Washington: Linda Douglass) The issue before Congress of campaign reform examined; details given about the politics of "soft money." [Senator John McCAIN - cites the political opposition to reform.] [Senator Russell FEINGOLD - speaks out.] [Senator Mitch McCONNELL - says the people are not interested.] [Democracy 21 Fred WERTHEIMER - cites corruption.] [Majority leader Senator Trent LOTT - comments.]

(Studio: Peter Jennings; White House: Terry Moran) President Bush's position on campaign finance reform discussed.

Douglass, Linda;
Jennings, Peter;
Moran, Terry

Note to sponsor members: The Vanderbilt Television News Archive video player requires a modern operating system and browser to work properly. If you are experiencing playback problems, check the minimum requirements and adjust your setup accordingly. After adjustments, if you continue to experience problems, please contact us.

Welcome! Above is the abstract of the item that you're interested in viewing from the Vanderbilt Television News Archive's collection. You have three options if you'd like to view this item:

  • You may request a loan of this video by registering on our website and placing an order.
  • You may visit the Television News Archive on the Vanderbilt campus to view on-site from the Archive's collection.
  • If you are associated with a college or university, you may ask your library if they would like to become a sponsor, which would give students and faculty at your institution the ability to view items from our collection.

If you believe that you are associated with a sponsoring college or university and have received this message in error, please let us know.