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HUD Department / Pierce Investigation #331130

CBS Evening News for Thursday, Feb 01, 1990
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(Washington: Bob Schieffer) Report introduced.

(Washington: Terence Smith) Attorney General Richard Thornburgh reported calling for appointment of independent counsel to investigate role of Samuel Pierce in US Housing and Urban Development scandal; details given; Thornburgh's letter to Congress quoted on screen. Pierce's attorney quoted regarding situation. [Representative Charles SCHUMER - comments on US Housing and Urban Development scandal.] Cost of HUD scandal to taxpayers estimated.

Reporter(s):
Schieffer, Bob;
Smith, Terence
Duration:
00:01:40

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