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President / Public Address / House Judiciary Committee Subpoena #31205

ABC Evening News for Monday, Apr 29, 1974
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(Studio) President to address nation at 9 p.m. EDT tonight to discuss his reply to House Judiciary Committee's subpoena.
REPORTER: Howard K. Smith

(White House) Compromise plan between Judiciary Committee and White House under consideration; chairperson Peter Rodino and Republican Edward Hutchinson may review tapes subpoenaed, to verify edited transcripts. White House hopes to use Maurice Stans' and John Mitchell's acquittal to further question John Dean's credibility. House speaker Carl Albert criticizes President for TV appearance.
REPORTER: Tom Jarriel

(Studio) Chairperson of Democratic national committee Robert Strauss, complains about free time given to President by networks to explain response to House Judiciary Committee subpoena. ABC offers air time Thursday to chairperson Peter Rodino to reply.
REPORTER: Howard K. Smith

Jarriel, Tom;
Smith, Howard K.

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