TITLE

Barton Eyes News Probe

AUTHOR(S)
Hearn, Ted
PUB. DATE
October 2004
SOURCE
Multichannel News;10/4/2004, Vol. 25 Issue 40, p28
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the hearings considered by U.S. House Energy and Commerce Committee Chairman Joe Barton (R-Texas) in reaction to the problems at CBS News over its news anchorman Dan Rather's "60 Minutes Wednesday" broadcast of allegedly forged documents damaging to U.S. President George W. Bush's Vietnam-era military record. Aim for the hearings; Concerns of Barton over problems at CBS News; Issue on the schedule of the hearing.
ACCESSION #
14636171

 

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