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Nixon / Transition Funds #236137

CBS Evening News for Wednesday, Sep 11, 1974
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(Studio) Senate subcommittee begins hearings on Ford's request for $850,000 for Nixon transition expenses.
REPORTER: Roger Mudd

(DC) Film of hearing room. [Senator Mark HATFIELD - says his constituents opposed to request for Nixon funds.] [General Services Admin. Arthur SAMPSON - says funds not to benefit Nixon as an individual, to improve his financial well-being, or to provide legal cnsl.] Subcommittee chairperson Joseph Montoya questioned if President transition act could apply to 1 not completing term. [MONTOYA - says doesn't want to indulge in any excesses.] In general Senators' constituents against funds for Nixon.
REPORTER: Daniel Schorr

Mudd, Roger;
Schorr, Daniel

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