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Schorr / House Inquiry / Intelligence Report #247953

CBS Evening News for Tuesday, Sep 14, 1976
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(Studio) CBS correspondent Dan. Schorr scheduled to testify under subpoena Wednesday to House panel investigating source of secret intelligence committee report Schorr obtained. Today there's show of opposition to House inquiry.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(DC) Petitions collected by American Federation of television and Radio Artists and American Newspaper Guild urging halt to investigation. [American Newspaper Guild president Charles PERLIK, Junior - says petitions show concern of journalists and others with regard to Inquiry and threat it poses.] Telegrams from Walter Cronkite, Roger Mudd, John Chancellor and Barbara Walters noted, along with petition from members of Congress brought by Representative H. John Heinz III. [HEINZ - says each new attack on freedom of press gives government gains in ability to operate secretly and sometimes in deceit while public loses access to truth and power to control government workings.]
REPORTER: Marya McLaughlin

Reporter(s):
Cronkite, Walter;
McLaughlin, Marya
Duration:
00:01:40

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