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South Korea Influence Buying / Edwards #248604

CBS Evening News for Monday, Jan 24, 1977
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(Studio) Top aide to Louisiana Governor Edwin Edwards when Edwards was in Congress says he saw South Korean busman. Tongsun Park give Edwards and another Louisiana representative large bundles of cash.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(DC) Former aide Clyde Vidrine says he went to FBI after someone shot at him Christmas night. Vidrine says Park gave money to Edwards and Louisiana Representative John Breaux. [VIDRINE - cites 1 incident with Edwards and Park.] Vidrine says after Edwards received money, he arranged for sale of federal subsidized LA rice to South Korea.
REPORTER: Fred Graham

Cronkite, Walter;
Graham, Fred

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