ABC Evening News for Thursday, May 19, 1988
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(Studio: Ted Koppel) Common Cause reported calling for investigation of financial dealings of Representative Jim Wright reported Report introduced.
(DC: Ann Compton) Wright's personal financial dealing with Texas friends prior to his becoming Speaker of House reported; Wright's book deals, his rel. with banker Don Dixon, his financial relationship with Fort Worth, Texas, stockyards land owned by Billy Bob Barnett and George Mallick detailed; scathing editorial in "Wall Street Journal "mentioned. [Representative Newt GINGRICH - discusses problem of investigating Wright.] Issue of investigating Wright's fins. reiterated.
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