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Army Spying / Civilians / Senate Hearing #240643

CBS Evening News for Monday, Jun 23, 1975
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(Studio) Senate hearing underway with regard to Army spying on civilians.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(Capitol Hill) [Dep. Assistant Secretary Defense D. O. COOKE - says Defense Department not in habit of collecting information about citizens not affiliated with department Has no reason to believe files on individual citizens still in existence.] [Committee chairperson Senator John TUNNEY - admits President has right to see most confidential files, but who decides President can have access to files and what uses will be made of info.?] Defense Department doesn't know if other government agencies have copies of destroyed files. Tunney believes computer technology out of control.
REPORTER: Marya McLaughlin

Cronkite, Walter;
McLaughlin, Marya

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