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President / House Judiciary Committee Subpoenas #234469

CBS Evening News for Wednesday, May 22, 1974
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(Studio) President refuses to honor House Judiciary Committee's subpoenas for tapes.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(Capitol Hill) Committee requests outlined. [President' attorney James ST. CLAIR - explains President' reasons for refusal.] [Representative Lawrence HOGAN - thinks President should turn over evidence.] [Representative Don. EDWARDS - expresses upset.] [Representative Joshua EILBERG - infers material must be damaging to President] [Representative John ANDERSON - thinks President in serious trouble with committee and cntry. unless he turns over evidence.] [Chairperson Peter RODINO - says committee upset over grave situation.] Committee to keep this refusal in mind when impeachment vote comes up.
REPORTER: Bruce Morton

Cronkite, Walter;
Morton, Bruce

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