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Clinton / Investigation / Testimony #383193

CBS Evening News for Monday, Aug 17, 1998
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(Studio: Dan Rather) Report introduced.

(White House: Scott Pelley) Completion of testimony by President Clinton before independent counsel Kenneth Starr's grand jury reported; questions expected from Starr given; announcement of Clinton's public address mentioned. [In January and July, CLINTON - denies relationship with Monica Lewinsky.]

(Studio: Dan Rather) Report introduced.

(Washington: Bob Schieffer) Response of Congress after Clinton's testimony reported; concerns of Congressmen noted; refusal of many Congressmen to answer questions noted. [Senator Orrin HATCH - says he should have come clean months ago.]

(Studio: Dan Rather) Meeting between Clinton family and Reverend Jesse Jackson reported. [JACKSON - says Clinton would rather face the country's wrath than Hillary's and Chelsea's.]

(White House: Bill Plante) Reaction of First Lady Hillary Clinton to the scandal examined. [In January, Hillary CLINTON - says she knows her husband better than anyone; stands by her husband.]

(Studio: Dan Rather) Report introduced.

(Washington: Eric Engberg) Questions about future progress of the Clinton investigation after his testimony examined. [Judiciary Committee Representative Bill McCOLLUM - expects many documents; says the committee may not want to go any further.] [In 1973, Chairman Peter RODINO - addresses Congress.] [Constitutional law expert Susan Low BLOCH - says she believes there will be hearings; says there is uncertainty about what is impeachable.]

Reporter(s):
Engberg, Eric;
Pelley, Scott;
Plante, Bill;
Rather, Dan;
Schieffer, Bob
Duration:
00:11:20

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