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NBC Evening News for Thursday, May 23, 1974
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(Studio) House Judiciary Committee cnsl. John Doar states edited transcripts unsatisfactory means of obtaining evidence for impeachment inquiry.
REPORTER: John Chancellor

(Capitol Hill) [DOAR - thinks transcripts inadequate; committee concerned about accuracy.] [Cnsl. Albert JENNER - agrees with Doar's statement.] [Committee chairperson Peter RODINO - outlines transcripts' shortcomings.] Committee may add President' defiance to list of impeachable charges.
REPORTER: Ray Scherer

(Studio) White House reaction follows.
REPORTER: John Chancellor

(White House) [President' attorney James ST. CLAIR - thinks committee chairperson and ranking Republican should consider White House offer allowing them access to White House tapes; so far committee refuses.] President busy with foreign policy matters. Nixon meets with Soviet delegation visiting US. President still plans to attend Moscow summit talks in late June.
REPORTER: Tom Brokaw

Brokaw, Tom;
Chancellor, John;
Scherer, Ray

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