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Korea Influence-Buying / Hazelton Memo #250692

CBS Evening News for Friday, Feb 04, 1977
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(Studio) List found on Korean busman. touched off current investigation of alleged influence-buying in Congress by Korea. Today it's asserted names of Richard Nixon and other well-known officials on list.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(DC) Details with regard to finding of list on Tongsun Park by Anchorage, AK, customs official D.R. Hazelton noted. Today in Baton Rouge, LA, former LA official Clyde Vidrine has news conference and releases what he claims is customs inspector's report; Washington, DC sources say report genuine. List, with names of elected officials, shown. Justice Department refuses comment; earlier had said meaning of list unclear.
REPORTER: Fred Graham

Reporter(s):
Cronkite, Walter;
Graham, Fred
Duration:
00:01:40

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