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House Judiciary Committee / Impeachment Proceedings #234721

CBS Evening News for Wednesday, May 08, 1974
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(Studio) House Judiciary Committee upset by President' refusal to release more Watergate tapes; subpoena likely.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(DC) [Committee cnsl. John DOAR - plans to recommend subpoena be issued.] chairperson Peter Rodino believes subpoena should be considered. [Representative Edward HUTCHINSON - believes subpoena to cause confrontation; confrontation resolves nothing.] [RODINO - states committee interested in getting all evidence needed to make recommendation to House] Committee begins closed door hearings on evidence tomorrow.
REPORTER: Bruce Morton

(Studio) CBS to cover opening of impeachment hearings live beginning at 1 p.m. EDT.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

Cronkite, Walter;
Morton, Bruce

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