CBS Evening News for Monday, Jul 14, 1969
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) Attorney General John Mitchell holds news conference
REPORTER: Harry Reasoner
(DC) Mitchell says wiretaps reduced in For. Embassies and used more for anti-crime tool. [MITCHELL - says used wiretaps in fighting crime and reduced it in foreign field of national security.] Denies rift with Department of Health, Education and Welfare Secretary, Robert Finch. [MITCHELL - says schools to be forced to comply district by district.] Won't withdraw voting rights plan. To name replacement for Abe Fortas by fall. Says system for Justice Department attys. to keep track of all hrs. worked brilliantly.
REPORTER: Daniel Schorr
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:
If you believe that you are associated with a sponsoring college or university and have received this message in error, please let us know.