Search the Archive

Iran Arms Scandal #315838

CBS Evening News for Saturday, May 23, 1987
View other clips in this broadcast →

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: 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.

Reporter(s):
Engberg, Eric;
Schieffer, Bob
Duration:
00:02:50

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.