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CBS Evening News for Tuesday, May 07, 1974
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(Studio) Transcripts seriously damage President within party
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(DC) Republican leader Hugh Scott finds transcripts shabby, degrading and immoral. Scott refuses to meet with press since past statements support President [On "Face The Nation" January 20 `74. SCOTT - urges President to release Watergate information to clear himself.] Rhodes reacts to Scott's statement. [Representative John RHODES - admits portions of tapes meet Scott's standards.] Senators Charles Percy, Robert Griffin, Jacob Javits, Strom Thurmond react to Scott's opinion.
REPORTER: Roger Mudd

(Studio) Republican conference chairperson, Tennessee Governor Winfield Dunn, reacts negatively to edited transcripts.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

Cronkite, Walter;
Mudd, Roger

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