White House Counsel Appointment

President Clinton introduced Chief Judge Abner Mikva, U.S. Court of Appeals, Washington, DC, who is to become the new White House Counsel… read more

President Clinton introduced Chief Judge Abner Mikva, U.S. Court of Appeals, Washington, DC, who is to become the new White House Counsel effective October 1. Clinton called Mikva “a man of great decency who loves his country very much,” and mentioned that in accepting this position, Mikva gives up a lifetime appointment to the Federal Bench. President Clinton also praised outgoing WH Counsel, Lloyd Cutler, and then asked Mikva to address the assemblage. After Mikva’s remarks, a question was asked on an unrelated subject (the baseball strike). close

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White House Counsel Appointment

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Program ID:
59458-1
Category:
White House Event
Format:
Statement
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Aug 12, 1994
Last Aired:
Aug 14, 1994

Airing Details

  • Aug 12, 1994 | 12:38am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Aug 13, 1994 | 8:54pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Aug 14, 1994 | 7:59am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Aug 14, 1994 | 4:49pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
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