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: Dan Rather) Report introduced New Mexico Governor Garrey Carruthers mentioned, shown in preview.
(DC: Phil Jones) Pol. importance to President Reagan of sustaining his veto of highway bill noted illustrated by his personal lobbying of Republican Senators on Capitol Hill today; details given, scenes shown. [Voice of Senator Robert DOLE - cites odds against President's chances.] [Senator Robert BYRD - jokes about Nancy Reagan.] President's alleged remarks to Senator Republicans quoted on screen. [DOLE - doesn't believe President swayed opposing Senators] His later meeting with NCAA women's basketball champions mentioned. [REAGAN - jokes.] [DOLE - comments on President's efforts.] [Senator Edward KENNEDY - praises Reagan's handling of conflict; refers to "Irangate."]
(Studio: Dan Rather) Report introduced.
(DC: Bill Plante) White House reaction to Senator override vote and political implications for Reagan considered.
- Jones, Phil;
- Plante, Bill;
- Rather, Dan
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.