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Coelho / Resignation #327155

CBS Evening News for Saturday, May 27, 1989
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(Studio: Bob Schieffer) Report introduced.

(DC: Deborah Potter) Resignation of Representative Tony Coelho, number three Democrat in House of Representatives, rather than face financial investigation of his trading in junk bonds reported; details given. [Representative Beryl ANTHONY - explains Coelho's decision.] Likely resignation of Representative Jim Wright mentioned. [Representative William GRAY - says current perceptions make it difficult for politicians to function.] [In Coelho's district, two CONSTITUENTS - react to his resignation.] [Representative Thomas FOLEY - says Democratic party is not in a crisis.] [Pol. analyst Norman ORNSTEIN - comments on public reaction.]

Schieffer, Bob;
Potter, Deborah

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