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Confirmation Hearings / Haig #273741

CBS Evening News for Friday, Jan 09, 1981
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(Studio) Report introduced
REPORTER: Dan Rather

(DC) Theatrical aspect of confirmation hearings for Secretary State-designate Alexander Haig examined; films shown. [Senator Howard BAKER - mentions Cordell Hull.] Remarks of Senators Paul Sarbanes noted. [Senator S.I. HAYAKAWA - speaks in Japanese, translates.] [Senator Chas. PERCY - defs. not subpoenaing Watergate tapes, use of "traffic light" system for spkrs.] Length of Senator Joseph Biden's remarks, photographic activities of Baker, and response to hearings by Hayakawa and Jesse Helms noted; Haig's attorney Joseph Califano discussed.
REPORTER: Bob Schieffer

Rather, Dan;
Schieffer, Bob

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