Search the Archive

Transition / Reagan Cabinet #508661

NBC Evening News for Friday, Dec 05, 1980
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) Slowness of Ronald Reagan in forming his cabinet noted.
REPORTER: John Chancellor

(Pacific Palisades, California) Unexpected problems Reagan staff is said to have experienced discussed; William Simon, Alexander Haig, George Shultz, Caspar Weinberger, Walter~Wriston, Clifford Hansen, Watergate, Bechtel Incorporated and Ethics in Govt. Act of 1978 incld. in report
REPORTER: Judy Woodruff

(Studio) John Block said allegedly Reagan's choice for Agriculture Secretary; details given. Rel, of Holmes Tuttle with Reagan and questions raised about his fin. dealings noted,
REPORTER: John Chancellor

(Los Angeles, California) Confidential bank examiners report for Federal Deposit Ins. Corporation with regard to Community Bank and its dirs., include Tuttle, examined; Tuttle's relationship with Reagan noted. Report's criticism of dealings between Tuttle and Charles Cook, also a bank director, examined; portions of report shown, quoted on screen. Response of bank to FDIC (Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation) report noted; Tuttle's reaction quoted. Bert Lance mentioned.
REPORTER: Brian Ross

(Studio) FDIC (Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation) said considering what action to take; details given. Edwin Meese quoted with regard to depts. of Energy and Education.
REPORTER: John Chancellor

Reporter(s):
Chancellor, John;
Ross, Brian;
Woodruff, Judy
Duration:
00:05:10

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.