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Chemical Weapons Treaty #415605

CNN Evening News for Wednesday, Apr 23, 1997
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(Studio: Bernard Shaw) Efforts by President Clinton to gain support for the ratification of a chemical weapons treaty reported; tenets of the treaty that has been signed by 162 and ratified by 74 outlined on screen. The support from former Senator Bob Dole noted.

(Capitol Hill: Candy Crowley) The pros and cons in the Senate debate over the treaty examined. [On the floor, Senators Joseph BIDEN, Jesse HELMS - offer differing opinions on the treaty ratification issue.] The question for the Republicans of what majority leader Senator Trent Lott might do discussed.

Crowley, Candy;
Shaw, Bernard

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