ABC Evening News for Wednesday, Jun 23, 1976
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) House Democrat caucus conts. work on reform prompted by affair of Representative Wayne Hays. Caucus okays Representative Frank Thompson to be new chairperson House Admin. Committee
REPORTER: Howard K. Smith
(DC) New Jersey Democrat Thompson has been liberal member of House for 22 years He's interested in education,labor and culture. His achievements include Kennedy cultural center and VISTA. His wife and daughter visit House to see him elected chairperson [THOMPSON - cites his anger at the few who've painted bad picture of those in House]
REPORTER: Don Farmer
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:
If you believe that you are associated with a sponsoring college or university and have received this message in error, please let us know.