NBC Evening News for Tuesday, Apr 23, 1974
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(Studio) White House requests 5-day delay in answering House Judiciary Committee's subpoena for 42 tapes. Committee likely to approve delay.
REPORTER: John Chancellor
(White House) Press Secretary Ronald Ziegler insists Nixon not delaying process in readying tapes. [ZIEGLER - says most committee members haven't examined material already sent to committee ; 5-day delay by White House shouldn't delay committee ] President deeply involved in forming response to committee
REPORTER: Tom Brokaw
(Capitol Hill) Committee chairperson Peter Rodino insists Judiciary Committee must decide relevancy of tapes to its probe. [RODINO - thinks committee to approve 5-day delay.] Committee already requests more evidence from White House
REPORTER: Ray Scherer