CBS Evening News for Tuesday, May 05, 1981
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(Studio) Senator Ethics Committee reported beginning investigation into Senator Harrison Williams following his recent Abscam conviction.
REPORTER: Dan Rather
(DC) Committee's decision examined. Chairperson's implication with regard to Williams' guilt and Senator's letter to colleagues outlined. [Senator Howell HEFLIN - notes impact of rotten apple on entire barrel.] [Senator Malcolm WALLOP - continues analogy.] Findings of CBS News survey of Senator with regard to issue outlined.
REPORTER: Phil Jones
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