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Carter / Legislative Veto / Latin American Human Rights #712650

NBC Evening News for Wednesday, Jun 21, 1978
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(Studio) Congressional action to restrict the president’s powers, passed during the Viet Nam War under former President Nixon, recalled; details given of President Carter’s message to Congress that he believes the restrictions are unconstitutional.
REPORTER: David Brinkley

(DC) Attorney General Bell’s announcement of administration plans regarding future legislative vetoes pending decision by Supreme Court outlined. [BELL – states own & president’s view that such legislative provisions are unconstitutional.] The War Powers Act & recent Middle East arms sale mentioned.
REPORTER: Bob Jamieson

(Studio) Carter’s message on human rights violations, made at a meeting of Latin American leaders in Washington, DC, quoted.
REPORTER: David Brinkley

Brinkley, David;
Jamieson, Bob

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