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White House Rumors #236208

CBS Evening News for Tuesday, Sep 17, 1974
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(Studio) White House denies Julie Nixon Eisenhower or other members of Nixon's family pressured President Ford into signing Nixon pardon.'
REPORTER: Roger Mudd

(White House) Another White House leak claims Alexander Haig persuaded Ford to pardon Nixon; White House and Haig deny story. Acting press secretary Jack Hushen also denies Ford administration planning to shake up National Security Council, stripping Secretary of State Henry Kissinger of much power. Special prosecutor's office decides to ask for more tapes and documents from Mr. Nixon's files, causing more problems than White House rumors.
REPORTER: Bob Schieffer

Mudd, Roger;
Schieffer, Bob

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