Search the Archive

Enron Investigation / Politics #654583

NBC Evening News for Thursday, Jan 31, 2002
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) Announcement by energy regulators that they will investigation whether Enron kept California's energy prices artificially high during the power crisis noted.

(Houston: Jim Avila) The investigation of Enron's paper trail leading to President Bush's administration examined; memo from CEO Kenneth Lay to Vice President Dick Cheney mentioned. ["San Francisco Chronicle" David LAZARUS - says the memo belies claims that Lay had no special access to the White House.] [Alaron Trading Corporation Phil FLYNN - assesses the memo positions.] [Senator Dianne FEINSTEIN - says Enron has access to Bush but she did not.] [Cheney adviser Mary MATALIN - comments on energy policy.]

Reporter(s):
Avila, Jim;
Brokaw, Tom
Duration:
00:02:40

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:

  • You may request a loan of this video by registering on our website and placing an order.
  • You may visit the Television News Archive on the Vanderbilt campus to view on-site from the Archive's collection.
  • If you are associated with a college or university, you may ask your library if they would like to become a sponsor, which would give students and faculty at your institution the ability to view items from our collection.

If you believe that you are associated with a sponsoring college or university and have received this message in error, please let us know.