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White House / Watergate Evidence #234404

CBS Evening News for Thursday, May 02, 1974
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(Studio) White House issues more hints that all Watergate information out; no more material to be released. Assistant press secretary Gerald Warren resounds White House decision. Chief of Staff Alexander Haig refuses to answer questions from Senate Watergate committee with regard to Howard Hughes' campaign contribution.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(DC) Haig claims executive privilege for President Exs. of questions asked to Haig reviewed. Supposedly when former special prosecutor Archibald Cox received certain information with regard to Bebe Rebozo and Hughes' contribution, Cox fired by President
REPORTER: Dan Rather

Cronkite, Walter;
Rather, Dan

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