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Common Cause / Special Interest Groups / Political Campaigns #475863

NBC Evening News for Thursday, Mar 28, 1974
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(Studio) Common Cause releases money figures of special interest groups and their contributions to political campaigns.
REPORTER: John Chancellor

(DC) [Common Cause head John GARDNER - recommends campaign reform bill.] Congress candidates receive more money in `74 than in `72 from special interest groups; breakdown given.
REPORTER: Ron Nessen

(Capitol Hill) Money from fund-raising dinners go to congress candidates, but this year's haul for both Democrats and Republicans decrs. [Representative Robt MICHEL - contributes drop in donations to Watergate.] [Representative Wayne HAYS - thinks big fund-raising dinners scare contributors away.]
REPORTER: Douglas Kiker

Chancellor, John;
Kiker, Douglas;
Nessen, Ron

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