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Kissinger / Confirmation Hearings #27745

ABC Evening News for Friday, Sep 14, 1973
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(Studio) Critical witnesses appear at Secretary of State designate Henry Kissinger's confirmation hearings.
REPORTER: Howard K. Smith

(Capitol Hill) Senate Foreign Relations Committee reviews criticism. [Representative Donald FRASER - insists Kissinger shouldn't be confirmed till assurances against United States secret involvement in other cntrys. clearly stated.] [Chairperson Liberty Lobby Curtis DALL - fights Kissinger's confirmation because of intervention in international affairs.] [Spokesperson Arab-American organization Dr. William SMALL - insists Kissinger must denounce any ties with Israel.] [Senator George McGOVERN - thinks Kissinger should be confirmed to get him away from White House and Nixon influence.] [Former United States Senator Ernest GRUENING - jokes at possibility of new Kissinger.] Approval expected next week

Clark, Bob;
Smith, Howard K.

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