CBS Evening News for Friday, Jan 14, 1994
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(Moscow: Dan Rather) Reality check story introduced.
(Washington: Eric Engberg) President Clinton's promises and the realities of ambassadorial appointments examined; statistics cited on the political appointments in Europe given to Clinton campaign contributors. [Former Republican chairman Rich BOND - calls Clintonites hypocrites.] [American Foreign Service Association F.A. HARRIS - says ambassador to Switzerland Larry Lawrence paid for it.] The appointment of Sidney Williams, former football player and wife of Representative Maxine Waters, as ambassador to the Bahamas cited as another example. [Senator Paul SARBANES - supports appointments.]
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