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Brown Statements #251154

CBS Evening News for Sunday, Mar 27, 1977
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(Studio) Report with regard to General George Brown's statements with regard to Congress and citizens' mail to be shown.
REPORTER: Morton Dean

(DC) General Brown in Iran and Secretary Defense Harold Brown off for wkend. Spokesperson Thomas B. Ross has to explain statements. Brown's comments with regard to Congress and for. policy quoted. [ROSS - says Brown's done good bit of testifying in recent weeks and there has been no evidences of noncooperation.] Brown also told National War College citizens' mail ought to be read. [ROSS - says Secretary Brown wants it known he strongly disagrees with General Brown on this point and such surveillance is against Defense Department policy. Indicates Secretary Brown won't take action against General Brown.]
REPORTER: Ike Pappas

Dean, Morton;
Pappas, Ike

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