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Clinton / Whitewater Affair / Congressional Hearings / Foster Files #358659

CBS Evening News for Wednesday, Aug 03, 1994
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(Studio: Connie Chung) Report introduced.

(Capitol: Bob Schieffer) Congressional hearings on Whitewater in both Senate and House committees into whether deputy Treasury Secretary Roger Altman misled Congress at previous hearings reported. [ALTMAN, Senators Richard SHELBY, Alfonse D'AMATO - comment.] Testimonies contradicting that of Altman's from Treasury lawyer Jean Hanson, federal regulator William Roulle, White House aides Harold Ickes, Maggie Williams, John Podesta and Treasury aide Josh Steiner mentioned. [Senator Donald RIEGLE, Secretary of the Treasury Lloyd BENTSEN - comment.]

(Studio: Dan Rather) Report introduced.

(White House: Bill Plante) Deputy counsel Vince Foster, counsel Bernard Nussbaum and Margaret Williams mentioned in connection with a Whitewater file found in Foster's office after his death; diagram shown of the White House offices. [April 22, Hillary CLINTON, Clinton's attorney David KENDALL - comment on Foster's files.] Scenes shown from Foster's funeral. [White House Press Secretary Dee Dee MYERS, former White House Press Secretary Marlin FITZWATER - comment on the handling of the situation.] Special counsel Robert Fiske, who is still conducting an investigation regarding Foster, mentioned.

Chung, Connie;
Plante, Bill;
Rather, Dan;
Schieffer, Bob

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