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Adelman Nomination #289121

CBS Evening News for Wednesday, Mar 16, 1983
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(Studio) Report introduced
REPORTER: Dan Rather

(DC) Senator Paul Tsongas concern over implications of documents from arms control director nominee Ken. Adelman to deputy secretary state Ken. Dam and Interior Department representative J. Robinson West promoting General Edward Rowny's hit list of arms control agency personnel targeted for purge of agency examined; timing of documents in relation to Adelman's vow not to purge agency if approved as its dir. noted. Rowny's response to disclosure of hit list recalled; contradictory remarks of Adelman cited. Tsongas said calling on Senator For. Relations Committee chairperson Charles Percy to make documents public.
REPORTER: Bob Schieffer

(Studio) Adelman said not available for comment.
REPORTER: Dan Rather

Rather, Dan;
Schieffer, Bob

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