CBS Evening News for Thursday, Oct 25, 1973
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(Studio) White House gets pressure from House Republicans to name new special Watergate prosecutor. President' adviser Melvin Laird expects President to name prosecutor.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite
(DC) House Republicans tell White House cnsls. Charles Wright, Leonard Garment and Bryce Harlow new prosecutor should be apptd. [Vice President designate Gerald FORD - believes prosecutor, meeting Congress guidelines, can be approved by Nixon.] [Senator Edward GURNEY - recommends Elliot Richardson be appted. new prosecutor. Reasons outlined.]
REPORTER: Bruce Morton
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