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Nixon / Resignation #33107

ABC Evening News for Wednesday, Aug 07, 1974
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(Studio) Rumors of Nixon's imminent resignation swarm across nation and world. "Providence Journal Bulletin" and Phoenix (Arizona) "Gazette" predict President' resignation today; White House neither confirms nor denies stories.
REPORTER: Howard K. Smith

(White House) Senators Hugh Scott, Barry Goldwater and Representative John Rhodes meet with President late in afternoon to discuss current situation. [GOLDWATER - says President wanted to know about House and Senator reaction to his latest revelation. No decision with regard to resignation made.] [RHODES - states President seemed in good spirits.] [SCOTT - knows any presidential decision will be made in national interest. Admits situation very gloomy on Capitol Hill.]
REPORTER: Steve Bell

Reporter(s):
Bell, Steve;
Smith, Howard K.
Duration:
00:05:00

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