CBS Evening News for Thursday, Jul 31, 1969
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(Studio) Chairperson House Banking Committee, Wright Patman, says he'll make full study of banking lobby. Says lobbyists try to influence Congmen. with campaign contributions and special favors. Declines to comment on Representative Seymour Halpern, member of committee with many debts. Patman accuses administration of not putting pressure on banking industry to hold down interest rates.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite
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