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1980 Campaign / Briefing Papers Controversy #291467

CBS Evening News for Sunday, Jul 10, 1983
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(Studio) Report introduced
REPORTER: Morton Dean

(DC) Dan. Jones, former worker in Ronald Reagan's 1980 campaign recalled claiming mole in Carter White House supplied him with Carter briefing material; his memo on matter to Bob Gray, William Casey, Ed Meese in October 1980 shown, discussed. Admin.'s efforts today to clarify Jones' actual knowledge of situation discussed; Jones' remarks quoted on screen.
REPORTER: Rita Braver

(Studio) "New York Daily News" reported dropping George Will's column due to his alleged violation of journalistic ethics during his role as adviser to Reagan campaign in 1980; Will's response, in "Washington Post", outlined.
REPORTER: Morton Dean

Braver, Rita;
Dean, Morton

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