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Clinton / Impeachment / Senate Trial #384433

CBS Evening News for Tuesday, Jan 05, 1999
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(Studio: Dan Rather) Report introduced.

(Capitol Hill: Bob Schieffer) Concerns about the length of a full Senate impeachment trial against President Clinton featured; abandonment of the "mini-trial" plan noted. [Senator Trent LOTT - talks about a meeting with Senate minority leader Tom Daschle.] [Senator Tom HARKIN - opposes bringing Monica Lewinsky and others in as witnesses.]

(Studio: Dan Rather) Report introduced.

(White House: Scott Pelley) Increasing amounts of time Clinton spends with his lawyers reported; details of Clinton's defense noted. [White House press secretary Joe LOCKHART - says nobody wants a long trial.]

(Studio: Dan Rather) Poll results given.

Pelley, Scott;
Rather, Dan;
Schieffer, Bob

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