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(Studio) Senator reported beginning deliberation on expulsion of Senator Harrison Williams, convicted recently of bribery.
REPORTER: Frank Reynolds
(DC) [WILLIAMS - considers self framed.] Jesse Bright in 1862 noted the last Senator expelled. [Senator Alan CRANSTON - sets parameters of Williams case.] Details of today's session, presided over by Vice President George Bush and attended by Williams' wife Jeanette, examined; chairperson Malcolm Wallop quoted. FBI videotape of Williams shown, remarks transcribed on screen. Senator Howell Heflin quoted on screen; focus of Williams' defense outlined.
REPORTER: Brit Hume
(Studio) Upcoming items announced.
REPORTER: Max Robinson
(Studio) Item recapped at end of broadcast
- Hume, Brit;
- Reynolds, Frank;
- Robinson, Max
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