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House Reform / Hays / Thompson #44048

ABC Evening News for Wednesday, Jun 23, 1976
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(Studio) House Democrat caucus conts. work on reform prompted by affair of Representative Wayne Hays. Caucus okays Representative Frank Thompson to be new chairperson House Admin. Committee
REPORTER: Howard K. Smith

(DC) New Jersey Democrat Thompson has been liberal member of House for 22 years He's interested in education,labor and culture. His achievements include Kennedy cultural center and VISTA. His wife and daughter visit House to see him elected chairperson [THOMPSON - cites his anger at the few who've painted bad picture of those in House]
REPORTER: Don Farmer

Farmer, Don;
Smith, Howard K.

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