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Clinton / Campaign Finances / Lincoln Bedroom Sale #374243

CBS Evening News for Tuesday, Feb 25, 1997
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(Studio: Dan Rather) Report introduced.

(White House: Rita Braver) Accusations that President Clinton has been selling stays in the Lincoln bedroom of the White House to big money contributors featured; details of a handwritten note by Clinton on a memo from staffer Terry McAuliffe showing his personal involvement in using the White House to raise political money given. [CLINTON - defends having friends in the White House.] [Representative Dan BURTON - says the Lincoln bedroom was definitely for rent, if not for sale.]

(Studio: Dan Rather) Report introduced.

(Capitol: Bob Schieffer) Majority Leader Senator Trent Lott's call for an independent counsel investigation into these new revelations and his statement that he might consider shutting down the Senate investigations now being planned reported. [LOTT - comments.]

Braver, Rita;
Rather, Dan;
Schieffer, Bob

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