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Morton Appointment / Buchen / Harris #242395

CBS Evening News for Thursday, Jan 15, 1976
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(Studio) White House attorney Philip Buchen to meet with Federal Election Commission to discuss legality of taxpayers paying salary of Rogers C.B. Morton.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(DC) [Democratic presidential candidate, Fred HARRIS - says must know exactly what Morton will be doing in White House Must hold everyone to law.]
REPORTER: Lesley Stahl

(Des Moines, Iowa) [MORTON - says no immorality in being paid by fed. government for job as he sees it. If commission and attys. decide appointed violates law, would feel uncomfortable about recing. salary from federal government]
REPORTER: No reporter given

Cronkite, Walter;
Stahl, Lesley

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