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CBS Evening News for Monday, Jan 26, 1976
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(Studio) House Intelligence Committee report on CIA leaked over wkend.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(Langley, Virginia) CIA Director William Colby retires Tuesday Devotes news conference to House committee leaks. [COLBY - says committee can't keep secrets, or its agreement. Report is biased and disservice to nation Report shouldn't have been leaked.] Colby supports House move to block report
REPORTER: Daniel Schorr

(DC) Report recommends: permanent House Intelligence Committee with right to release secrets; sanctions against leaks; National Security Council okay of covert actions; abolition of Defense Intelligence Agency; changing of NSA to independent agency under civilian control, and ban on assassinations. White House generally approves proposals.
REPORTER: Daniel Schorr

(DC) Ford awards National Security medal to outgoing CIA Director, William Colby. Colby's family, Vice President, Secys. of State and Defense and other security and CIA representatives present. No photos allowed. Citation quoted.
REPORTER: Phil Jones

Cronkite, Walter;
Jones, Phil;
Schorr, Daniel

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