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Rostenkowski Charges #599623

NBC Evening News for Wednesday, May 25, 1994
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(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Reports introduced.

(Capitol: Lisa Myers) The end game for Representative Dan Rostenkowski, under charges that may force him to accept a plea bargain or be indicted on corruption accusations, examined; the legal charges listed. [Representative F. James SENSENBRENNER - comments.] Representative Sam Gibbons said slated to succeed Rostenkowski as chairman of the Ways and Means Committee that handles health care. [Hillary CLINTON - comments on health care reform.] The importance of Rostenkowski's presence in getting President Clinton's bill through noted.

(White House: Andrea Mitchell) Clinton's meeting with Democrats about his health care plan featured. [CLINTON - wants coverage for all Americans this year.] [Representative Newt GINGRICH - calls for bipartisanship.] [Senator Alfonse D'AMATO - wants Whitewater hearings.] [Senator George MITCHELL - responds.]

Brokaw, Tom;
Mitchell, Andrea;
Myers, Lisa

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