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Meese / Confirmation Hearings #92409

ABC Evening News for Wednesday, Jan 30, 1985
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(Studio) Report introduced
REPORTER: Peter Jennings

(DC) Attorney General-designate Edwin Meese's confirmation hearings, still focusing on controversy over his pole favors for financial associates, featured. [Senator Joseph BIDEN - condemns Meese's lack of standards.] [MEESE - responds.] Senator William Proxmire thought seeking delay of hearings to investigate Meese's relationship with General Dynamics Corp., currently under fed. investigation.

(Studio) Report introduced
REPORTER: Peter Jennings

(DC) Commentary concerns catch-22 in special prosecutor investigations of government officials such as Edwin Meese; Archibald Cox, chairperson of Common Cause, mentioned.
REPORTER: George Will

Hume, Brit;
Jennings, Peter;
Will, George

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