NBC Evening News for Sunday, Apr 07, 1974
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(Studio) New government regulatory agency, Consumer Products Safety Cmsn., in operation for nearly year, but commission has no regular director, chief cnsl. or top staff people because it refuses to play pols.
REPORTER: Floyd Kalber
(DC) Agency conducts all business out in open. Commission won't hire political appointees either. [Product safety chairperson Richard SIMPSON - says agency simply refuses to play pols. in hiring staff.] [Civil Service Cmsn. Robert HAMPTON - doubts that any person politically cleared for job is more open and objective.] Cmsn.'s job outlined.
REPORTER: Robert McCormick
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