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Senate Hearings / Tower #120510

ABC Evening News for Friday, Feb 10, 1989
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(Studio: Peter Jennings ) Report introduced.

(DC: Bob Zelnick) Ongoing FBI investigation of Secretary of Defense- designate John Tower as part of Senate committee hearings featured; details given of key issue of Sperry Corp.'s contribution to Tower's '84 campaign Tower's mtg. with committee members Senator Sam Nunn and John Warner to discuss Tower's defense contracting consultancies and his drinking problem noted. Dispersal of Sperry funds to Tower, Warner, Senators James Sasser and Alfonse D'Amato detailed; two company members noted pleading guilty in Pentagon corruption case. [NUNN - says he will back Tower if Senator votes favorably.]

Reporter(s):
Jennings, Peter;
Zelnick, Bob
Duration:
00:02:10

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