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Democratic Fund Raising / Teamsters #170190

ABC Evening News for Thursday, Oct 09, 1997
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) Report introduced.

(New York: Brian Ross) The investigation of Democratic fund raisers' scheme with the Teamsters union examined; scenes shown of three consultants (Jerry Nash, Martin Davis and Michael Ansara) who pled guilty to illegal fund raising; details given of how the schemes worked in shifting finances between the Democrats and Ron Carey's campaign for president of the Teamsters. [CAREY - denies knowledge of the scheme.] FBI investigation of Democrats Terry McAuliffe and Laura Hartigan noted. [At Senate hearings, former Democratic finance director Richard SULLIVAN - recounts a conversation with Davis.]

Jennings, Peter;
Ross, Brian

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