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Carla Hills / Confirmation Hearings #238746

CBS Evening News for Monday, Feb 24, 1975
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(Studio) Senator Banking Committee holds confirmation hearings for US Housing and Urban Development Secretary designate Carla Hills.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(Capitol Hill) [Senator William PROXMIRE - claims Mrs. Hills has no experience in hsing.] [Senator Thomas McINTYRE - doesn't think Mrs. Hill's lack of experience in hsing. disqualifies her for position.] Republicans and Democrats on committee praise her intelligence. [Mrs. HILLS - says she's proceeding with nom. with great sense of responsibility.] [Senator Joe BIDEN - says he's concerned because he must find rationale to vote for Mrs. Hills.] [Mrs. HILLS - thinks she can bring something to job because she's committed to social problems of nation.] Chairperson Proxmire concedes Hills confirmation inevitable.
REPORTER: Lesley Stahl

Cronkite, Walter;
Stahl, Lesley

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