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HUD Department / Investigation #327539

CBS Evening News for Tuesday, Jun 20, 1989
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(Studio: Dan Rather) Report introduced.

(DC: Terence Smith) Influence-peddling hsing. scandal within HUD reported continuing. [Representative Tom LANTOS, former aide to President Bush Paul MANAFORT - discuss influence used to obtain hsing. contracts.] [Upper Deerfield, New Jersey, mayor Bruce PETERSON -says he was never told of plans for hsing. project.] [Representative Barney FRANK, Charles SCHUMER - comment.] Caspar Weinberger's nephew, Robert Weinberger, reported also using his connections to get assistance for Minnesota hsing. project; Weinberger's consulting fees noted. [Developer Richard WEBB - says he needed assistance.] [WEINBERGER - defends his actions.]

Rather, Dan;
Smith, Terence

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