CBS Evening News for Friday, Jan 06, 1984
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(Studio) Edwin Meese recalled questioning ethics of United States Information Agency director and Reagan friend Charles Wick earlier in day.
REPORTER: Dan Rather
(DC) Wick's personal relationship with Reagan despite surreptitiously taping phone conversations noted. [REAGAN - defs. Wick, praises his leadership of United States Information Agency.] GSA's preliminary report to White House on Wick's violation of federal regulations and standards, as warned about in 1981 memo, examined; continuing concern over ethics issue in Wick's secret tapings noted. [MEESE - doubts if he would make secret tapes.] State of Florida said investigating Wick's possible criminal actions stemming from secret taping of telephone conversation with James Baker; House For. Affairs Committee mentioned considering holding hearings as well.
REPORTER: Lesley Stahl
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