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Confirmation Hearings / Rockefeller #232654

CBS Evening News for Tuesday, Dec 03, 1974
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(Studio) Vice President designate Nelson Rockefeller calls on President Ford. Rockefeller family's chief financial adviser appears before House Judiciary Committee to reveal family's net worth.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(DC) J. Richardson Dilworth appears before Rockefeller's confirmation hearings to answer questions about Rockefeller wealth. [DILWORTH - says family members not interested in controlling anything; Rockefellers simply investors.] Former member of National Security Council staff, Russell Ash, testifies Rockefeller knew all about Nixon's illegal wiretaps, but under harsh questioning, admits evidence learned 2nd and 3rd hand. [ROCKEFELLER - claims having had no knowledge of wiretaps.] Laurance Rockefeller to testify before committee tomorrow.
REPORTER: Connie Chung

Chung, Connie;
Cronkite, Walter

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