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Congress / Ethics Investigations / Leak #959981

CBS Evening News for Friday, Oct 30, 2009
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(Studio: Katie Couric) Report introduced.

(Washington: Sharyl Attkisson) The leak of a list of Congressmembers being investigated by the Ethics Committee featured; details given about investigations of Representatives Charles Rangel, John Murtha, Jane Harman††, Alan Mollohan††, Maxine Waters, Laura Richardson and others. [Committee on Standards of Official Conduct Representative Zoe LOFGREN†- says there was a cyber hacking incident of a confidential document.] [“Washington Post” columnist Carol LEONNIG†- comments on the document.] [Citizens for Responsibility and Ethics in Washington Melanie SLOAN†- says what usually happens is nothing.]

Reporter(s):
Couric, Katie;
Attkisson, Sharyl
Duration:
00:02:10

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