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House Judiciary Committee / Impeachment #235373

CBS Evening News for Friday, Jul 19, 1974
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(Studio) House Judiciary Committee cnsl. John Doar says evidence warrants impeachment of President Doar formally presents articles of impeachment for committee mbrs.' consideration.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(Capitol Hill) Details of Doar's presentation to committee outlined. Draft of articles of impeachment and summary of evidence given to each committee mbr. Draft articles of impeachment discussed in detail. Proposed resolution for President' impeachment reviewed. [Representative Tom RAILSBACK says Doar assumed role of advocate for 1st time.] [Representative Edward MEZVINSKY believes Doar's presentation convincing.] [Representative Charles SANDMAN - doesn't believe direct proof available to warrant impeachment.) [Representative Charles RANGEL - says facts support articles of impeachment.]
REPORTER: Connie Chung

(Studio) President' spokesperson meets with newsmen after word of Doar's presentation reached White House
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(San Clemente, California) Press Secretary Ronald Ziegler accuses Judiciary Committee of holding kangaroo court Ziegler says Doar partisan. [ZIEGLER - criticizes Doar procedures.] Ziegler also criticizes minority cnsl. Albert Jenner.
REPORTER: Dan Rather

Chung, Connie;
Cronkite, Walter;
Rather, Dan

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