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Weicker / IRS, Nixon Administration #234198

CBS Evening News for Monday, Apr 08, 1974
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(Studio) Senator Lowell Weicker claims Nixon administration attempted to use taxes against its enemies since administration's early days.
REPORTER: Roger Mudd

(DC) Weicker presents evidence revealing IRS (Internal Revenue Service) helped Nixon administration control enemies and aid friends incling. Richard Boone, John Wayne, Reverend Billy Graham, Sammy Davis Junior, Jerry Lewis, Peter Lawford, Fred McMurray, Lucille Ball, Frank Sinatra and Governor Ronald Reagan. [WEICKER - insists only IRS and private citizen involved should have access to such records.] Other exs. of IRS (Internal Revenue Service) tax examinations on persons or companies unfavorable to Nixon administration
REPORTER: Daniel Schorr

(Studio) Wayne and Graham react negatively to Weicker.
REPORTER: Roger Mudd

Mudd, Roger;
Schorr, Daniel

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