NBC Evening News for Thursday, Apr 18, 1974
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(Studio) House Judiciary Committee chairperson Peter Rodino says group wants full compliance on their tape subpoena.
REPORTER: John Chancellor
(DC) Jaworski subpoena requests more than 20 items House committee asked for. White House promises committee reply before Thursday. Spokesperson says White House will turn over tapes and transcripts of edited material, deleting material irrelevant to impeachment study. Film of "Today" show shown. [RODINO - says couldn't be proper inquiry unless committee determines what is necessary. In interest of White House to answer subpoena, could be considered grounds for impeachment if President doesn't comply.] President Nixon and attys. argue President can only be impeached for serious indictable crime; believe limited White House response to House committee not in that category.
REPORTER: Tom Brokaw
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