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Campaign Financing / Clinton / Herman #372311

CBS Evening News for Thursday, Jan 30, 1997
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(Studio: Dan Rather) Reports introduced.

(White House: Rita Braver) The use of taxpayer funds for political purposes by President Clinton's White House campaign fund raiser and database coordinator Marcia Scott outlined; Scott quoted. [Representative David McINTOSH - says the use of government funds to run a fund-raising database is illegal.] [White House spokesman Barry TOIV - denies the allegation.]

(Studio: Dan Rather) Reports introduced.

(Capitol: Bob Schieffer) Allegations of improper fund raising by former White House aide Alexis Herman, who has been nominated to be President Clinton's new Labor Secretary, examined. [Majority leader Senator Trent LOTT - says they are looking into the case; responds to White House statements.] [Yesterday, White House Press Secretary Mike McCURRY - comments on Herman's role.] The issue Herman's role in setting up a meeting of banking contributors at a banking regulator noted.

Braver, Rita;
Rather, Dan;
Schieffer, Bob

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