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Carter-Bush Meeting / Carter Day #243439

CBS Evening News for Friday, Nov 19, 1976
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(Studio) CIA director George Bush meets with President-elect Jimmy Carter to discuss top secret CIA topics.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(Plains, Georgia) Bush informs Carter with regard to methods used to gather foreign intelligence. Vice President-elect Walter Mondale at session. [BUSH - expects to cover very sensitive material with Carter. Doesn't expect his personal situation to be mentioned.] Bush and Carter aides decline to speculate whether Bush to remain as CIA head in new administration Carter rptdly. studying various proposals to realign all intelligence agencies. 1 proposal involves former Secretary Defense James Schlesinger; details given. Richard Nixon sends letter to Carter and advises him to get plenty of rest before inauguration.
REPORTER: Bob Schieffer

Reporter(s):
Cronkite, Walter;
Schieffer, Bob
Duration:
00:01:50

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