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Senate Hearings / Tower #325627

CBS Evening News for Thursday, Feb 02, 1989
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Introduction Dan Rather (New York City)

(Studio: Dan Rather) Report introduced.

(DC: Rita Braver) Senator Armed Services Committee reported postponing vote re: confirmation of John Tower as defense secretary [Senator Sam NUNN - comments.] Nunn and Senator John Warner reported meeting with deputy assistant FBI director Ken. Walton with regard to investigation of allegations that Tower is problem drinker and womanizer. [Senator James EXON - comments on situation.] White House sources quoted re: Tower. [In shadows, Tower Colorado-WORKER - says she saw Tower chase his secretary around her desk while they were in Geneva, Switzerland.] "Washington Post" article with regard to Tower and female friend quoted.

Braver, Rita;
Rather, Dan

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