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Possible Agnew Resignation #472650

NBC Evening News for Wednesday, Sep 19, 1973
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(Studio) Rumors with regard to possible Vice President Spiro Agnew resignation continue.
REPORTER: John Chancellor

(DC) White House changes position somewhat with regard to Agnew. Press Secretary Gerald Warren insists White House not responsible for resignation rumors.
REPORTER: Tom Brokaw

(DC) Vice President finds White House announcement reassuring. Agnew's office states public opinion for Agnew strong. Possibility of resignation still exists, however.
REPORTER: Ron Nessen

(Capitol Hill) Republican Senators rise to Agnew's defense [Senator Robert DOLE - believes Vice President should reassert himself against resignation rumors.] [Senator Carl CURTIS - charges no specific charge against Agnew exists; Agnew's character damaged.] [Senator Jacob JAVITS - hopes justice will be allowed to run course in Agnew inquiry.]

(Studio) House Judiciary Committee discusses impeachment proceedings. Agnew inquiry brought out in meeting Committee spokesperson denies discussing impeachment with Justice Department
REPORTER: John Chancellor

Brokaw, Tom;
Chancellor, John;
Duke, Paul;
Nessen, Ron

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