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CIA Investigation / House Subcommittee Probe #240680

CBS Evening News for Wednesday, Jun 25, 1975
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(Studio) With Representative Bella Abzug presiding at hearing, House subcommittee takes its turn at CIA investigation.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(DC) CIA director William Colby concedes intervening in prosecution of CIA agent in Illinois drug smuggling case. Colby indicates certain legal domestic operations still going on. [Representative ABZUG - criticizes CIA for keeping files on members of Congress] [COLBY - thinks CIA entitled to maintain files appropriate within its legislature charter. There's no provision for immunity of Congmen. from such attention] Colby refuses to identify congress member who unwittingly had CIA agent as campaign adviser and lost. Colby says CIA no longer engages in domestic wiretapping.
REPORTER: Daniel Schorr

Cronkite, Walter;
Schorr, Daniel

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