× The Vanderbilt Television News Archive is currently closed to in-person research, but is still fulfilling loan requests. For the latest information about COVID-19 (coronavirus disease), visit vu.edu/coronavirus.
Search the Archive

Rio De Janeiro, Brazil / United Nations Earth Summit / US Position #345194

CBS Evening News for Saturday, Jun 06, 1992
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: Bob Schieffer) Confirmation that Japan, Great Britain and other European Community countries will sign the biodiversity treaty and leaking of Environmental Protection Agency administrator William Reilly's memo urging President Bush to sign the treaty reported.

(At the Earth Summit in Rio: Doug Tunnell) United States standing as odd man out at the United Nations Earth Summit in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, featured; scenes shown of delegation of Senators there. [REILLY - says decision not to sign biodiversity treaty is final.] [Senator John KERRY - relates content of meetings with ambassadors from other countries.] Desire of Holland, Switzerland and Austria to attach a declaration that the US opposes the global warming treaty noted. [Senator Albert GORE - comments on overruling of Reilly.] [Senator Steven SYMMS - supports Bush.] [Governor Bill CLINTON - comments.]

Reporter(s):
Schieffer, Bob;
Tunnell, Doug
Duration:
00:03:00

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:

  • You may request a loan of this video by registering on our website and placing an order.
  • You may visit the Television News Archive on the Vanderbilt campus to view on-site from the Archive's collection.
  • If you are associated with a college or university, you may ask your library if they would like to become a sponsor, which would give students and faculty at your institution the ability to view items from our collection.

If you believe that you are associated with a sponsoring college or university and have received this message in error, please let us know.