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Rodino / House Judiciary Committee / Impeachment #235316

CBS Evening News for Tuesday, Jul 16, 1974
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(Studio) House Judiciary Committee chairperson Peter Rodino says proposed articles of impeachment to be presented Thursday Republicans charge only anti-Nixon side presented.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(DC) Formal impeachment vote may come next week Cnsl. John Doar busy drafting theories of impeachment. Representative Robert McClory wants Pro-Nixon version presented also. Representative Charles Wiggins doesn't think committee will recommend impeachment. [WIGGINS - states evidence unavailable to impeach President] [Representative Don EDWARDS - believes case for impeachment strong. Several Republicans to vote for impeachment.] Republicans Thomas Railsback and William Cohen discuss impeachment vote. Former White House cnsl. Charles Colson completes testimony. President' former attorney Herbert Kalmbach is committee 's last witness.
REPORTER: Connie Chung

(Studio) Most members believe Colson's testimony supports President
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

Chung, Connie;
Cronkite, Walter

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