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Billy Carter / Libyan Affair / Bus. Scheme #272833

CBS Evening News for Wednesday, Sep 17, 1980
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(Studio) President Carter's national security adviser Zbigniew Brzezinski reported testifying in last public hearing of Senator investigation of Billy Carter's Libyan connection.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(DC) Senator Strom Thurmond said accusing Brzezinski of withholding info. from Justice Department [THURMOND and BRZEZINSKI - exchange remarks.] [Senator Charles MATHIAS - comments.] Brzezinski's use of Billy Carter as diplomatic intermediary with Libyans noted questioned. [Senator Patrick LEAHY - comments on meeting between Brzezinski, Billy Carter, Randy Colenian and Ali El-Houderi.] Sec. adviser's defense of actions outlined. [BRZEZINSKI - comments.] Future course of subcommittee action said determined by unexplained telephone calls from Billy Carter to Libyan embassy and oil companies; details given.
REPORTER: Robert Schakne

(Studio) Report introduced
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(Americus, Georgia) [Billy CARTER - comments on Brzezinski's warning; Libyan loan.] Billy said now involved in business scheme selling inauguration day memorabilia; details given of business relationship between Billy Carter and Terry Barnes. [CARTER - comments.] Amt. Carter and Barnes stand to make noted.
REPORTER: Bruce Hall

Cronkite, Walter;
Hall, Bruce;
Schakne, Robert

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