NBC Evening News for Monday, Dec 18, 2000
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: Tom Brokaw) The meeting of the Electoral College and the awarding of 271 electoral votes to President-elect George W. Bush reported.
(White House: David Gregory) Bush's visit to Washington featured; details given of Bush's meeting with Federal Reserve Board Chairman Alan Greenspan and of the meeting between First Lady Senator-elect Hillary Clinton and incoming First Lady Laura Bush and his plans to meet with Vice President Al Gore noted. [BUSH - praises Greenspan; talks about his tax cut plan.] [Hudson Institute Marshall WITTMANN - says Bush does not need to anger conservatives.] Bush's possible cabinet choices listed.
(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Report introduced.
(Capitol Hill: Lisa Myers) The meeting between Bush and Congressional leaders reported. [BUSH - says there will be disagreements.] [On "Meet the Press", minority leader Representative Richard GEPHARDT - says Bush will be the legitimate president.] NBC News/Zogby poll of the legitimacy of the Bush presidency cited. [Senator Byron DORGAN - says questioning Bush's legitimacy serves no purpose.] [American University professor James THURBER - says the Democrats want a battle with Bush.]
(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Interview held with Greenspan biographer Justin Martin. [MARTIN - says Bush's meeting with Greenspan has great symbolic value.] [GREENSPAN - comments on the economy.]
NOTE: Names of people on screen not visible during snowbird weather report.
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:
If you believe that you are associated with a sponsoring college or university and have received this message in error, please let us know.