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Campaign `72 / Democratic Headquarters Break-In #225140

CBS Evening News for Thursday, Sep 07, 1972
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(Studio) McGovern campaign director Lawrence O'Brien charges Democrat headquarters break-in was more extensive than thought.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(DC) O'Brien announces 15 more witnesses, include President assistant John Ehrlichman and Republican chairperson Robert Dole, to be called for depositions in Democrat suit over Watergate bugging. [O'BRIEN - says there were taps on several Democrat phones for several weeks prior to break-in. June 17th burglary was to repair faulty tap and add room-listening device. Similar bugging attempted May 27 in McGovern headquarters but failed. Asks Department of Justice to release information on case.
REPORTER: Daniel Schorr

(Studio) O'Brien accuses Attorney General Kleindienst of trying to make joke out of Watergate caper.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

Cronkite, Walter;
Schorr, Daniel

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