NBC Evening News for Thursday, Oct 02, 1980
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(Studio) House expulsion of Representative Michael Myers due to his Abscam conviction reported; details given.
REPORTER: John Chancellor
(DC) House television tape shown; expulsion process examined. [Ethics committee chairperson Charles BENNETT - calls for Myers' expulsion.] [MYERS - defense self; says he's on death-row.] Final vote outlined on screen, [Speaker Thomas P O'NEILL - announces end of matter.] [MYERS - comments.] Possibility of his reelec. next month and dilemma faced by House mentioned.
REPORTER: James Polk
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