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Money and Politics / Campaign Finance / Chinese Connection #172077

ABC Evening News for Wednesday, Mar 19, 1997
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(Studio: Forrest Sawyer) The Justice Department investigation of three Taiwan-born men John Huang (for his contacts with the Chinese government), Charlie Trie (for raising Democratic Party money from questionable sources) and Johnny Chung (as a conduit to illegal donations to the Democrats), reviewed.

(Taipei: Mark Litke) A visit to Taiwan to look into the backgrounds of Chinese-Americans Huang, Trie and Chung presented; details given of Taiwanese remembrances of the trio. [Government information officer CHI Su - says they are American citizens and the Taiwan government is not responsible for their behavior.] Trie's defense of his political and business actions outlined.

(Studio: Forrest Sawyer) "Nightline" coverage of the three men involved in the fund-raising scandal announced.

Litke, Mark;
Sawyer, Forrest

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