NBC Evening News for Thursday, Mar 15, 1984
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(Studio) Senator Judiciary Committee reported reopening confirmation hearings on Attorney General-nominee Edwin Meese due to questionable loans to him and his wife by friends who were later appointed to government posts; details of wife's loan summarized.
REPORTER: Tom Brokaw
(DC) Investigation thought forthcoming into whether insider trader laws were violated by Ursula Meese's loan from friend for investment in Biotech Capital Corp.; details of transaction examined. [Senator Strom THURMOND - won't allow cover-ups in Meese nomination; wants truth.] [Senator John EAST - defs. Meese.] [Senator Arlen SPECTER - notes outstanding questions needing answers by Meese.] [Senator Patrick LEAHY - notes constituents' concerns.]
REPORTER: Carl Stern
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