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House Judiciary Committee / Impeachment #32400

ABC Evening News for Thursday, Jul 18, 1974
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(Studio) White House attorney James Saint Clair makes final appeal to House Judiciary Committee Saint Clair intros. new White House transcript.
REPORTER: Howard K. Smith

(Capitol Hill) Saint Clair releases March 22 transcript to prove President had nothing to do with Watergate hush money. [ST. CLAIR - outlines transcript.] House committee members upset by Saint Clair's tactics of producing 11th hour transcript. Representative Tom Railsback reacts negatively to transcript release. [Representative Walter FLOWERS - says release seems suspicious. [Chairperson Peter RODINO - says effort underway to keep evidence from committee by White House] Impeachment tide against President, according to Representative Robert McClory.
REPORTER: Sam Donaldson

(Studio) House Rules Committee approves resolution to provide live broadcast of final impeachment debate.
REPORTER: Howard K. Smith

Donaldson, Sam;
Smith, Howard K.

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