CBS Evening News for Wednesday, Oct 08, 1980
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(Studio) Representative Robert Bauman's declared sexual preference reported; possibility of his having been blackmailed due to homosexuality noted.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite
(Easton, MD) [BAUMAN - comments on alcoholism and homosexuality.]
REPORTER: Marya McLaughlin
(DC) FBI reported arresting suspect in alleged blackmail attempt against Bauman; earlier situation, ostensibly another blackmail attempt by a woman, outlined. Basis for Justice Department's suit, filed against Bauman last week, noted.
REPORTER: Fred Graham
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