Search the Archive

Ford / Pardons #236124

CBS Evening News for Wednesday, Sep 11, 1974
View other clips in this broadcast →

Material supplied by VTNA may be used for educational analysis or research only. Any editing, reproduction, publication, rebroadcast, public showing or public display may be prohibited by copyright laws.

(Studio) Many critical of Ford's possible Watergate pardons.
REPORTER: Roger Mudd

(White House) Republican congress leaders meet with President [Senator minority leader Hugh SCOTT - reads Ford's clarifying statement with regard to pardon issue. Ford says no inference should be drawn from study of pardon in any case.] [House Republican leader Representative John RHODES - thinks Ford is saying requests for pardon will be considered individually.] Yesterday White House spokesperson Jack Hushen said entire pardon matter is under study. Hushen says President never considered blanket Watergate pardons.
REPORTER: Bob Schieffer

Mudd, Roger;
Schieffer, Bob

Note to sponsor members: The Vanderbilt Television News Archive video player requires a modern operating system and browser to work properly. If you are experiencing playback problems, check the minimum requirements and adjust your setup accordingly. After adjustments, if you continue to experience problems, please contact us.

Welcome! Above is the abstract of the item that you're interested in viewing from the Vanderbilt Television News Archive's collection. You have three options if you'd like to view this item:

  • You may request a loan of this video by registering on our website and placing an order.
  • You may visit the Television News Archive on the Vanderbilt campus to view on-site from the Archive's collection.
  • If you are associated with a college or university, you may ask your library if they would like to become a sponsor, which would give students and faculty at your institution the ability to view items from our collection.

If you believe that you are associated with a sponsoring college or university and have received this message in error, please let us know.