CBS Evening News for Tuesday, Feb 22, 1972
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(Studio) Navy Secretary John Chafee announced no more Naval officers would take grad.
courses at any of 15 Univ. discontinuing Naval Reserve Officers' Training Corps program. Defense Secretary Laird investigated Chafee order.
REPORTER: Roger Mudd
(DC) Pentagon overrides Chafee order saying it will continue to send military men to most appropriate graduate school. This nullifies request of F. Edward Hebert, Chairperson House Armed Services Committee Hebert says Pentagon is withdrawing statement. Chafee says Pentagon statement reflects Navy policy.
REPORTER: Bob Schieffer
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