Search the Archive

Economy / Corporate Reform Bill / Consumer Confidence / Merrill Lynch #706711

NBC Evening News for Tuesday, Jul 30, 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) Report introduced.

(White House: Campbell Brown) President Bush’s signing into law of the corporate responsibility bill as consumer confidence decreases featured; details given of the key points of the bill; consumer confidence index cited; scenes shown of the signing ceremony. [BUSH – comments on penalties for corporate leaders.] [Conference Board Lynn FRANCO†- says if the loss in consumer confidence continues, it could jeopardize the recovery.] [Senator Tom DASCHLE†- comments on the Enron case.]

(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Report introduced.

(Washington: Lisa Myers) The investigation into Merrill Lynch featured; details given of the ousting of Merrill Lynch research analyst John Olson† after downgrading Enron’s stock rating; scenes shown from the hearing before the Senate. [Senator Susan COLLINS†- says Enron made its displeasure known.] [Merrill Lynch senior vice president G. Kelly MARTIN†- comments on Olson’s departure.] [Senator Richard DURBIN†- comments.] Expected charges against WorldCom executives noted.

(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Stock Market Report.

Brokaw, Tom;
Brown, Campbell;
Myers, Lisa

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.