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Meat Scandal / Senate Hearing #245908

CBS Evening News for Thursday, May 13, 1976
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(Studio) Report on military meat scandal.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(DC) Ex-packing house worker testifies with immunity before Senate subcommittee [Ex-manager packing company Ferdinand ROMANO - says owner Harry Goldberg set up fraud involving poor grades of meat being sold to military] Army meat insps. took bribes. [ROMANO explains help of meat inspectors. Expected good personal and business relations with inspectors.] Mil. spokesperson says fraud and bribery not widespread. Chairperson Lawton Chiles says investigation to continue
REPORTER: Marya McLaughlin

(Studio) Owner of 1 of 2 packing hses. rptdly. involved denied Romano's charges.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

Cronkite, Walter;
McLaughlin, Marya

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