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Justice Department-International Telephone and Telegraph #463273

NBC Evening News for Wednesday, Mar 29, 1972
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(Studio) Senator Judiciary Committee to decide whether to continue investigation of ITT antitrust settlement and ITT (International Telephone and Telegraph Corporation) pledge to Republican convention ITT (International Telephone and Telegraph Corporation) President Harold Geneen testifies he never discussed antitrust matters with White House aide Peter Flanigan. Contradicts earlier statement.
REPORTER: John Chancellor

(DC) Geneen says conversations dealt with general government policies, not ITT case in particular. Says Dita Beard's mention of White House call to ITT about convention pledge was false. Senator Hruska calls for end to hearings. Chairperson Eastland agrees to vote on hearing next week [Senator Roman HRUSKA - says questions have been irrelevant and trivial. Says hearing is deteriorating into shameful performance.] [Senator John TUNNEY - says to end hearings would be a whitewash.] Attorney General nomination Richard Kleindienst's chances of confirmation suffer as hearings continue.
REPORTER: Paul Duke Artist: Stephen Cohen

(Studio) ITT (International Telephone and Telegraph Corporation) is a big conglomerate. List of companies owned by ITT (International Telephone and Telegraph Corporation) shown.
REPORTER: John Chancellor

Reporter(s):
Chancellor, John;
Duke, Paul
Duration:
00:04:00

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