CBS Evening News for Friday, Feb 10, 1989
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: Dan Rather) Report introduced.
(DC: Terence Smith) Confirmation difficulties of Defense Secretary-designate John Tower discussed. [White House chief of staff John SUNUNU, Vice President Dan QUAYLE - defend Tower.] Tower's doctor quoted on screen with regard to Tower's alleged drinking problem. FBI reported investigating allegation that Tower recd. laundered campaign contributions from Sperry Corporation while he was in Senate; Sperry noted part of Unisys Corporation White House cnsl. C. Boyden Gray reported mtg. with Senators Sam Nunn and John Warner. [WARNER, NUNN - comment on nomination] Senator noted in recess.
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:
If you believe that you are associated with a sponsoring college or university and have received this message in error, please let us know.