CBS Evening News for Tuesday, Jan 05, 1999
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(Studio: Dan Rather) Selection of Representative Dennis Hastert as new Speaker of the House reported. [HASTERT - says he will meet the Democrats halfway.]
(Washington: Eric Engberg) The reasons behind Hastert's rise to the House Speakership examined; overview of Hastert's Congressional history given. [Representative Michael CASTLE - says he thinks Hastert will listen to moderates; says Hastert is not a front man for majority whip Representative Tom DeLay.]
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