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Campaign 1976 / Carter / Kelley-FBI Gifts Issue #45579

ABC Evening News for Tuesday, Sep 07, 1976
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(Studio) Jimmy Carter says he wouldn't have kept FBI Director Clarence Kelley after finding out about Kelley's recing. gifts from subordinates.
REPORTER: Howard K. Smith

(Philadelphia, Pennsylvania) Carter campaigns in New York City subway; at Brooklyn College speaks with regard to Washington, DC corruption. [CARTER - says Watergate, CIA and FBI actions have made crime rate higher; says FBI director shouldn't be given federal funds to decorate home.] In Connecticut, Carter asked if he'd fire Kelley. [CARTER - says he doesn't have all information Ford and Levi have, but with what he knows he would.] Carter speaks to shipyd. workers in Groton, Connecticut. [CARTER - says Nixon used national security to cover up crimes.] Carter goes to Philadelphia; plan behind smile for crowds is to attack opposition.
REPORTER: Sam Donaldson

Donaldson, Sam;
Smith, Howard K.

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