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Rostenkowski Indictment #599774

NBC Evening News for Tuesday, May 31, 1994
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(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Report introduced.

(Capitol: Lisa Myers) The indictment of Representative Dan Rostenkowski on corruption charges featured; the 17 felony counts outlined. [US attorney Eric HOLDER - details specific charges against Rostenkowski.] Representative Dan Rostenkowski's rejection of a plea bargain noted. [July 24, 1993, ROSTENKOWSKI - denies committing any crimes.]

(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Report introduced.

(White House: Jim Miklaszewski) The implications of Rostenkowski's indictment for President Clinton's health care reform plans examined; his role as a Congressional deal maker noted. [Vice President Al GORE - comments on health care.] [Representatives Mike ANDREWS, Harold FORD - assess Rostenkowski's power on the Ways and Means Committee.]

Brokaw, Tom;
Miklaszewski, Jim;
Myers, Lisa

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