Search the Archive

White House / Campaign Financing / Videotapes / Reno #411639

CNN Evening News for Wednesday, Oct 15, 1997
View other clips in this broadcast →

Material supplied by VTNA may be used for educational analysis or research only. Any editing, reproduction, publication, rebroadcast, public showing or public display may be prohibited by copyright laws.

(Studio: Judy Woodruff) The appearance by Attorney General Janet Reno before Congress to speak about her investigation of campaign fund-raising practices at the White House presented. [RENO - says she will do what she thinks is right according to the law and not politics and pressure.]

(Studio: Candy Crowley) The continuing controversy over President Clinton's role in raising money for the Democratic Party featured; excerpts shown from the videotapes in which Clinton speaks about John Huang, Charlie Trie, Johnny Chung and Martin Davis, who raised money. The implications of the videotapes discussed.

(Studio: Judy Woodruff) CNN special on the tapes announced.

(Studio: Prue Lewarne) Report introduced.

(Rio de Janeiro: Wolf Blitzer) Clinton's reaction to the developments re: the White House tapes and Reno's role in the investigation featured; scenes shown from Rio de Janeiro, Brazil--the president's latest stop on his South American tour, including him kicking a soccer ball. [White House press secretary Michael McCURRY - avoids comments.]

Blitzer, Wolf;
Crowley, Candy;
Lewarne, Prue;
Woodruff, Judy

Note to sponsor members: The Vanderbilt Television News Archive video player requires a modern operating system and browser to work properly. If you are experiencing playback problems, check the minimum requirements and adjust your setup accordingly. After adjustments, if you continue to experience problems, please contact us.

Welcome! Above is the abstract of the item that you're interested in viewing from the Vanderbilt Television News Archive's collection. You have three options if you'd like to view this item:

  • You may request a loan of this video by registering on our website and placing an order.
  • You may visit the Television News Archive on the Vanderbilt campus to view on-site from the Archive's collection.
  • If you are associated with a college or university, you may ask your library if they would like to become a sponsor, which would give students and faculty at your institution the ability to view items from our collection.

If you believe that you are associated with a sponsoring college or university and have received this message in error, please let us know.