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(Studio) Special joint committee on Capitol Hill looks into role of IRS (Internal Revenue Service) in Nixon admin. Senator Lowell Weicker intros. evidence to prove IRS's distinct role.
REPORTER: Harry Reasoner
(Capitol Hill) Weicker presents evidence of IRS (Internal Revenue Service) task force aimed at harassing administration's enemies. IRS (Internal Revenue Service) also tried to help John Wayne and Rev. Billy Graham with tax problems at Nixon administration's insistence; other Hollywood stars' taxes reviewed. [WEICKER - insists information should be available only to taxpayer and IRS.]
REPORTER: Bob Clark
- Clark, Bob;
- Reasoner, Harry
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