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In Depth (Clinton Confession) #625762

NBC Evening News for Tuesday, Aug 18, 1998
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(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Report introduced.

(Dallas: Jim Cummins) Goals of confession speech of President Clinton after his grand jury testimony reported; poll results given; responses to speech reported. [CLINTON - gives the speech.] [PEOPLE, in Irvine, California, Joe GLEASON; in Little Rock, Arkansas, David ANDREWS; in Miami, Florida, Mary RUSSELL; in Hays, Kansas, Marian SHAPIRO - express views.] [Pollster Peter HART - describes shortcoming of poll.]

(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Report introduced.

(Chicago: Anne Thompson) Views of children and their parents about the Clinton-Monica Lewinsky scandal reported. [12-year-old Bill FARLEY - says Clinton got in a lot of trouble for lying.] [9-year-old Marissa RIZOTTO - says she would be embarrassed if her father had sex with another woman.] [Marissa's BROTHER - says America was founded by moral people.] [9-year- old Andrew PAFFENBERGER - says the president should be someone to trust.] [Father Dan PAFFENBERGER - says it is hard to teach children why truth can be so hard to get to.] [Mother Irene SADLER - says children may think no good people reach high office.]

Reporter(s):
Brokaw, Tom;
Cummins, Jim;
Thompson, Anne
Duration:
00:05:40

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