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House Judiciary Committee / Impeachment #32454

ABC Evening News for Monday, Jul 22, 1974
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(Studio) House Judiciary Committee hears presentation against impeachment from new Republican cnsl.
REPORTER: Howard K. Smith

(DC) Albert Jenner, former minority cnsl., in disagreement with many Republican committee members [JENNER - says he's not upset by Republican mbrs.' decision to oust him as minority cnsl.] Sam Garrison presents anti-impeachment report [Representative Tom RAILSBACK - says committee must determine magnitude of President' wrongdoing.] Final debate expected to begin Wednesday
REPORTER: Sam Donaldson

(Studio) Final approval for live television and radio coverage given for impeachment debate.
REPORTER: Howard K. Smith

(DC) Representative B.F. Sisk calls for rule change to permit televised House Judiciary Committee mtgs. as well as hearings. [Representative Wayne OWENS - explains reason for supporting live coverage.] Judiciary Committee goes along with full House vote. Representative John Seiberling voted against television lights but was overruled.
REPORTER: Stephen Geer

(Studio) ABC to provide live coverage if impeachment debate begins Wednesday
REPORTER: Howard K. Smith

Donaldson, Sam;
Geer, Stephen;
Smith, Howard K.

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