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(Studio) McGovern campaign manager Lawrence O'Brien holds news conference on break-in at Democratic national headquarters in Watergate building
REPORTER: Howard K. Smith
(DC) O'Brien names more Republicans to be called for pretrial testimony in Democrat suit against Republicans on Watergate incident, include White House aide John Ehrlichman, Republican national chairperson Robert Dole. [O'BRIEN - says there were taps on several Democrat phones for at least 2 weeks before break-in. Break-in was to adjust faulty tap on his phone, and install room-listening device. Says same people tried to bug Senator McGovern's office but were scared away. Demands that Attorney General Kleindienst release Justice Department information in case.]
REPORTER: Sam Donaldson
- Donaldson, Sam;
- Smith, Howard K.
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