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HUD Department / Corruption Investigation #122530

ABC Evening News for Tuesday, Jun 13, 1989
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) Report introduced.

(DC: Sheilah Kast) Investigation into chgs. of corruption and influence peddling in US Housing and Urban Development Department during US Housing and Urban Development Secretary Sam. Pierce's term of office under President Reagan featured; details given of alleged fees paid by developers; scenes shown. [Ex-U.S. Housing and Urban Development employee Deborah Gore DEAN - pleads Fifth Amendment.] [Representative Christopher SHAYS - responds.] [On Friday, James WATT - defends his participation.] Embezzlement schemes detailed. [U.S. Housing and Urban Development Secretary Jack KEMP - promises investigation.]

Jennings, Peter;
Kast, Sheilah

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