CBS Evening News for Saturday, Aug 05, 1989
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(Studio: Bob Schieffer) Congress reported passing savings and loan bailout bill just prior to going on recess. Report introduced.
(DC: Linda Taira) Congress's unfinished business reviewed: capital gains tax, US Housing and Urban Development Department scandal, Congress ethics reform, preliminary investigations of Representative Newt Gingrich, Senator David Durenberger, Representatives Thomas Luken, Gus Savage and Jim Bates. [Representative Richard GEPHARDT - talks about capital gains tax.] [Representative Vin WEBER - says people want a cleanup of the congress process.] [GEPHARDT - talks about Congress's dealing with President Bush.] Other issues reviewed.
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