• Short Summary

    President Nixon met Congressional leaders for breakfast at the White House on Friday.

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  • Description

    President Nixon met Congressional leaders for breakfast at the White House on Friday.

    It was his first meeting with the full leadership of both houses since before the election.

    The session lasted an hour and a half, and included a ten minute briefly by Mr. Nixon on the Vietnam peace talks.

    The President would not discuss the substance of the talks, not did he allow questions.

    After the meeting, Senator Frank Moss, a Democrat from Utah, said the President had used "the same old phrases" about peace with honour. The Senator added: "that's, where we've been hung up before". Senator Moss said he go the impression that Mr. Nixon was not optimistic about the peace negotiations. He said the President implied that if nothing came of the negotiations, the bombing of the 20th parallel might be resumed.

    SYNOPSIS: President Nixon met the full leadership of both Houses of Congress on Friday at the White House, and briefed them on the Vietnam peace talks. Later, a Democrat from Utah, Senator Frank Moss, gave his impressions of the briefing.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVAA65UBKGGLMIS1SDAKOV7CLU5B
    Media URN:
    VLVAA65UBKGGLMIS1SDAKOV7CLU5B
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    06/01/1973
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:01:19:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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