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CIA / White House / Colby House Study #240907

CBS Evening News for Thursday, Jul 10, 1975
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(Studio) Press Secretary Ron Nessen acknowledges CIA employees work at White House, but says it's no big deal.
REPORTER: Roger Mudd

(DC) CIA has worked for White House for long time; no secret. Nessen says no CIA workers here in undercover role. [CIA director William COLBY - says story of White House penetration is outrageous and vicious nonsense. Some work in White House with White House knowledge.] Ford administration can't say no unauthorized information passed from White House to CIA.
REPORTER: Robert Pierpoint

(DC) [House intelligence committee Representative Lucien NEDZI - describes work of CIA in White House Issue is whether particular offices knew of CIA presence.] Ex-Commerce Secretary Peter Petersen's secretary reported to be CIA employee. 5 CIA workers reported in Treasury Department; 1 in AID and 1 in Drug Enforcement Admin. House Rules Committee recommends reorg. of House CIA committee Senator Frank Church's committee to study CIA and White House
REPORTER: Daniel Schorr

Mudd, Roger;
Pierpoint, Robert;
Schorr, Daniel

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