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Washington / Gam-Scam #272783

CBS Evening News for Saturday, Sep 13, 1980
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(Studio) Report with regard to trial of 2 top Washington Democrat legislators introduced
REPORTER: Bob Schieffer

(Olympia, WA) State House Spr. John Bagnariol and State Senate Majority Leader Gordon Walgren said recruited by lobbyist Pat. Gallagher in attempt to legalize gambling. FBI operation Gam-Scam said to have caught group. [GALLAGHER - is not guilty of crime.] [WALGREN - responds to charges.] [WA Governor Dixy Lee RAY - denies case is political one.] [US Attorney John MERKEL - defends undercover operation.]
REPORTER: Barry Petersen, Artists: Lyle Silver, Peter Millett

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Schieffer, Bob

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