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Campaign `80 / Reagan / Allen #271657

CBS Evening News for Sunday, Jul 13, 1980
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(Studio) Fugitive Robert Vesco's name said associated with Richard Allen, mbr. of Reagan campaign
REPORTER: Morton Dean

(Detroit, Michigan) Allen said paid as financial `adviser to Vesco in 1972. Allen said to have introduced Vesco's attorney to William Casey, now Reagan's campaign dir. but then chairperson of SEC, which was investigating Vesco. [ALLEN - says he left room in which conversation between vesco's attorney and Casey was occurring.] Casey's statement that he refused to discuss case against Vesco with attorney noted. Report with regard to Allen's relationship to Vesco said 1st published in left wing publication "Mother Jones."
REPORTER: Fred Graham

Reporter(s):
Dean, Morton;
Graham, Fred
Duration:
00:02:20

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