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(Studio) Senator Judiciary Committee conts. to ponder over court apptd. Watergate prosecutor rather than prosecutor named by Nixon, Leon Jaworski.
REPORTER: Howard K. Smith
(DC) Jaworski convinced he's independent enough to complete investigation. Senator McClellan asks about White House cooperation with Jaworski. Jaworski admits no previously requested material turned over to prosecutor's office. Senator Hart asks if President dragging feet. Jaworski unprepared to answer now, but to go to court if documents not received Senator Edward Kennedy asks if White House mentions national security matters. Jaworski admits chief of staff Alexander Haig brought up national security. Jaworski intends to listen to tapes privately to determine if national security jeopardized.
REPORTER: Sam Donaldson Artist: Freda Reiter
- Donaldson, Sam;
- Smith, Howard K.
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