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Supreme Court / Mitchell #356042

CBS Evening News for Tuesday, Apr 12, 1994
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(Studio: Connie Chung) Reports introduced.

(Capitol: Bob Schieffer) Decision by Senator George Mitchell to withdraw from consideration for a Supreme Court appointment and its implications for President Clinton's search for a nominee featured. [MITCHELL - reviews his decision.] [Senator Bob DOLE - comments on Mitchell's decision.] [Senator Alan SIMPSON - predicts the administration will go for diversity.]

(White House: Rita Braver) Clinton's reaction to Mitchell's decision featured. [CLINTON - says Mitchell's leadership role on health care is crucial.] Consideration of Hispanic Judge Jose Cabranes noted. [Representative Jose SERRANO, political analyst Kevin PHILLIPS - comment.] The issue of the decision-making process at the White House raised anew in light of Mitchell's withdrawal.

Braver, Rita;
Chung, Connie;
Schieffer, Bob

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