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CBS Evening News for Thursday, Jun 03, 1976
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(Studio) Representative Wayne Hays' involvement in sex scandal costs him, temporarily, chrmship. of House committee
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(DC) [HAYS - steps down as chairperson of Campaign Committee] Hays hasn't given up chrmship. of Admin. Committee, however. [Representative Richardson PREYER - thinks if Hays doesn't step down from Admin. Committee position, it will seem House not interested in own honorable conduct.] Majority leader Tip O'Neill says he'll wait for June 16th Democrat caucus; could be showdown.
REPORTER: Bernard Shaw

Cronkite, Walter;
Shaw, Bernard

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