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Iran Arms Scandal #315838

CBS Evening News for Saturday, May 23, 1987
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(Studio: Bob Schieffer) Findings of CBS News-"New York Times" poll on public's lack of trust in President Reagan's credibility regarding Iran arms scandal outlined on screen, discussed.

(DC: Eric Engberg) Wk.'s testimony in Iran/Contra hearings reviewed; scenes shown. [Senator Warren RUDMAN - questions Colonel Oliver North's solicitation of contribution from Contra leader Adolfo Calero for scheme to free United States hostages in Lebanon, North's use of contributed funds to purchase snow tires.] [CALERO - responds.] Testimony of William O'Boyle, Joseph Coors, Richard Secord described. [COORS - notes his contribution was for Contras, not Secord.] Plan found in North's safe and rejected by CIA director William Casey described.

Engberg, Eric;
Schieffer, Bob

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