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Enron Investigation / Cheney Task Force #654509

NBC Evening News for Sunday, Jan 27, 2002
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(Studio: John Seigenthaler) Report introduced.

(New York: Anne Thompson) The latest political skirmish in the Enron collapse that involves Vice President Dick Cheney, who faces a lawsuit from the Congressional General Accounting Office about his energy task force, examined; details given of the issue of what influence Enron may have had on the Cheney task force. [CHENEY, White House chief of staff Andrew CARD - say the president's privilege must be protected.] [Senate majority leader Tom DASCHLE - calls for the administration to open up about Enron.] [Georgetown University law professor Mark TUSHNET - says the courts have not addressed the legal questions about presidential privilege.]

(Studio: John Seigenthaler) "Today"'s exclusive interview with members of former Enron CEO Kenneth Lay's family previewed. [Wife Linda LAY - says something went wrong at Enron.]

Seigenthaler, John;
Thompson, Anne

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