ABC Evening News for Monday, Sep 16, 1974
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(Studio) President Ford announces conditional amnesty program for draft evaders and deserters.
REPORTER: Howard K. Smith
(White House) [FORD - announces amnesty plans.] Details of program outlined. President establishes clemency board to consider each case; former Senator Charles Goodell apptd. chairperson [GOODELL - believes Ford chose him because amnesty program to be nonpunitive and fair.]
REPORTER: Tom Jarriel
(Studio) Reaction on Capitol Hill to amnesty plan generally favorable.
REPORTER: Harry Reasoner
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