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Mills / Hospitalized / Power Stripped #29886

ABC Evening News for Tuesday, Dec 03, 1974
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(Studio) Representative Wilbur Mills admitted to Bethesda Naval Hosp. For some time, Mills rptdly. in bad health. Mills suffering from personal problems also, stemming from his association with stripper, Fanne Foxe. Already, some of Mills' power as head of House Ways and Means Committee stripped from him.
REPORTER: Harry Reasoner

(Capitol Hill) At Democrat caucus, members vote to expand Ways and Means Committee, another blow to Mills. [Representative Charles VANIK - hopes chairperson Mills to resign from Ways and Means Committee] Speaker of House Carl Albert, Representative Al Ullman react to Mills' problems.

Clark, Bob;
Reasoner, Harry

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