NBC Evening News for Sunday, May 25, 1975
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(Studio) Charles Walker successful lobbyist; works for big corps. and banks; tries to get laws passed that favor his clients.
REPORTER: Tom Snyder
(DC) Visit to Walker's hometown, Graham, Texas, taken. List of companies that have paid Walker to lobby for them shown. [WALKER - says he must personally agree with law before he'll lobby for it.] Walker former Dep. Treasury Secretary; became lobbyist 2 years ago. [WALKER - believes lobbying honorable profession. Refers to statement former President Johnson made about him.] Walker claims it's misconception that lobbyists win votes by wining and dining Congmen. [WALKER - says he's happy; discusses retirement years]
REPORTER: Irving R. Levine
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