ABC Evening News for Monday, Apr 12, 1976
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(Studio) Ex-Army Secretary, Howard "Bo" Callaway, testifies before Senate subcommittee with regard to charges he used political pressure for own benefit. He resigned as Ford's campaign manager after Colorado newspaper made charges.
REPORTER: Harry Reasoner
(DC) [CALLAWAY - knows about political pressure. If had wanted to use pressure, could have used it. Describes how he would have done so.] Callaway regrets that his accusers, Crested Butte, Colorado, judge,mayor and newspaper editor haven't yet testified. Most of committee opt for delay in order to hear 3 men. [Senator Lee METCALF - says won't have it said committee didn't allow Callaway adequate defense] [CALLAWAY - requests end of hearing.] [Chairperson Floyd NASKELL - can't have implications of unfairness.] Hearings adjourned until after Easter.
REPORTER: David Garcia
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