Search the Archive

Senate / Ethics Code #492770

NBC Evening News for Tuesday, Mar 22, 1977
View other clips in this broadcast →

Material supplied by VTNA may be used for educational analysis or research only. Any editing, reproduction, publication, rebroadcast, public showing or public display may be prohibited by copyright laws. For any such use, please visit NBC NEWS Archives XPRESS.

(Studio) Senator votes with regard to limit on outside income.
REPORTER: David Brinkley

(DC) Debate with regard to income limit noted; comments of Edmund Muskie, Robert Packwood, Robert Dole and Dick Clark cited; Senators mention outside speaking of William Jennings Bryan and Winston Churchill and one charges fear of Robert Byrd causes some to change votes. [CLARK - believes code of ethics will stay intact through rest of week] Next debate with regard to total financial disclosure proposal of Lowell Weicker; it's not expected to pass.
REPORTER: Catherine Mackin Artist: Betty Wells

Brinkley, David;
Mackin, Catherine

Note to sponsor members: The Vanderbilt Television News Archive video player requires a modern operating system and browser to work properly. If you are experiencing playback problems, check the minimum requirements and adjust your setup accordingly. After adjustments, if you continue to experience problems, please contact us.

Welcome! Above is the abstract of the item that you're interested in viewing from the Vanderbilt Television News Archive's collection. You have three options if you'd like to view this item:

  • You may request a loan of this video by registering on our website and placing an order.
  • You may visit the Television News Archive on the Vanderbilt campus to view on-site from the Archive's collection.
  • If you are associated with a college or university, you may ask your library if they would like to become a sponsor, which would give students and faculty at your institution the ability to view items from our collection.

If you believe that you are associated with a sponsoring college or university and have received this message in error, please let us know.