Impeachment Trial

Former Senator Mitchell said that calling witnesses will only prolong the trial unnecessarily. He responded to questions from… read more

Former Senator Mitchell said that calling witnesses will only prolong the trial unnecessarily. He responded to questions from reporters. He stated that witnesses do not resolve discrepancies but create them. He also commented about his work in Northern Ireland and the investigation of the Olympic Committee. Rep. McCollum responded to questions about the Senate trial. He explained that witnesses should be called since this is a trial and the Senate needs to determine the creditability of the witnesses. He commented that he does not believe that this trial will interfere with the business of the government since it should be over soon. close

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Impeachment Trial

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Program ID:
118870-1
Category:
News Conference
Format:
Congressional News Conference
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Jan 17, 1999
Last Aired:
Jan 18, 1999

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  • Jan 17, 1999 | 5:23pm EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Jan 18, 1999 | 2:01am EST | C-SPAN 1
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