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Energy Department Donations #275385

CBS Evening News for Friday, Feb 13, 1981
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(Studio) Official in Carter administration's Energy Department recalled giving large sum of money collected from oil company for overpricing to several charities.
REPORTER: Dan Rather

(DC) Charities' reaction to Reagan administration's efforts to get money back quoted on screen. [Salvation Army spokesperson, Lieutenant Colonel Ernest MILLER - comments.] Amt. already spent by Salvation Army, Catholic Charities, National Council of Churches and Council of Jewish Federations listed on screen. [Catholic Charities spokesperson Phoebe BANNISTER - says the poor need the money more than Energy Department] [Former special cnsl. to Energy Department, Paul BLOOM - comments.] Energy Department officials' reaction noted.
REPORTER: Nelson Benton

Benton, Nelson;
Rather, Dan

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