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Gray / Investigation #327237

CBS Evening News for Wednesday, May 31, 1989
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(Studio: Dan Rather) Report introduced.

(DC: Rita Braver) Justice Department and FBI reported investigating employment practices of Representative William Gray; details given, scenes shown. [GRAY - comments on investigation.] "Wall Street Journal" article quoted with regard to Gray investigation. Gray's letter to Attorney General Richard Thornburgh quoted on screen. [Representatives Barney FRANK, Dave NAGLE - praise Gray; say that Republicans leaked news of investigation to ruin Gray's chances at Congress leadership position.] Justice Department noted denying political motivation behind investigation.

(Studio: Dan Rather; DC: Rita Braver) Leaks with regard to investigations of Gray, Tony Coelho and Mayor Tom Bradley discussed.

Braver, Rita;
Rather, Dan

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