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Hughes Campaign Contribution #235157

CBS Evening News for Thursday, Jun 06, 1974
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(Studio) Senate Watergate committee conts. probe into Howard Hughes' Nixon campaign contribution; money given to President' friend Bebe Rebozo.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(DC) According to sources, President assured H.R. Haldeman that Rebozo maintained cash fund to be used by Haldeman and John Ehrlichman for legal defense. White House aide Lawrence Higby's testimony of importance. Ehrlichman's lawyer William Frates says Rebozo denies existence of such a fund. Haldeman's lawyer John Wilson reacts to Rebozo money.
REPORTER: Lesley Stahl

Cronkite, Walter;
Stahl, Lesley

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