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White House Tapes / Impeachment / Hse Reaction #225895

CBS Evening News for Tuesday, Oct 23, 1973
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(Studio) Preliminary impeachment proceedings in House somewhat deflated, but inquiry to continue
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(DC) House Spkr Carl Albert states House Judiciary Committee to investigate possible grounds for Nixon's impeachment. [Chairperson House Judiciary Committee Peter RODINO - says House will probe impeachment proceedings.] [Representative Carl ALBERT - insists Vice President designate Gerald Ford should be confirmed now.] [Representative B.F. SISK - thinks White House overwhelmed by nation's reaction.] [Representative John RHODES - explains reason far impeachment diminished with President' yielding White House tapes.] Majority leader Tip O'Neill concedes impeachment proceedings dampened.
REPORTER: Bruce Morton

Cronkite, Walter;
Morton, Bruce

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