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CBS Evening News for Friday, Jan 15, 1999
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(Washington: Dan Rather) Report introduced.

(Capitol Hill: Bob Schieffer) Last day of opening arguments for the prosecution on the Senate impeachment trial of President Clinton reported. [Representative Bill McCOLLUM - says if one believes Monica Lewinsky, then Clinton cannot be believed.] [Representative George GEKAS - says Clinton sought to obstruct justice in the Paula Jones case.] [Chief Justice of the United States William REHNQUIST - gives a ruling.] [Senator Robert BENNETT - says he does not support bringing in Clinton as a witness.]

(Washington: Dan Rather) Report introduced.

(White House: Scott Pelley) White House opposition to witnesses reported. [White House Counsel Gregory CRAIG - says the House managers have a weak case.] ["Essence" magazine editor Susan TAYLOR - urges Clinton to be gentle with himself.] [CLINTON - addresses audiences.]

(Washington: Dan Rather) Report introduced.

(White House: Bill Plante) Activities of independent counsel Kenneth Starr during the trial examined. [STARR - talks about preparations for trials of Susan McDougal and Webster Hubbell.]

Pelley, Scott;
Plante, Bill;
Rather, Dan;
Schieffer, Bob

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