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House Judiciary Committee / Impeachment Debates #478000

NBC Evening News for Tuesday, Jul 30, 1974
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(Studio) House Judiciary Committee debates 2 more impeachment articles, passing 1 and defeating the other. Representative Robert McClory proposes article III, charging President' noncompliance with committee subpoenas as an impeachable offense; article III passes.
REPORTER: John Chancellor

(DC) [Representative Don EDWARDS - says inquiry can't be fair and complete without all facts.] [Representative Harold FROELICH - states committee should have taken subpoena matter to court]
REPORTER: No reporter given

(Studio) Republican Tom Railsback supported 1st 2 articles of impeachment, but balks at remaining articles.
REPORTER: John Chancellor

(DC) [RAILSBACK - believes remaining articles to be political overkill.]
REPORTER: No reporter given

(Studio) Representative John Conyers intros. article based on President' secret bombing of Cambodia; article defeated.
REPORTER: John Chancellor

(DC) [CONYERS - says vote on President' war powers inescapable; reasons given.]
REPORTER: No reporter given

(Studio) 3 articles of impeachment pass. Committee to debate charges with regard to President' personal finances this evening. NBC to cover night session live.
REPORTER: John Chancellor

Chancellor, John

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