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CNN Evening News for Wednesday, Oct 15, 1997
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(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.]

Reporter(s):
Blitzer, Wolf;
Crowley, Candy;
Lewarne, Prue;
Woodruff, Judy
Duration:
00:06:50

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