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Exxon / Italian Politics / Senate #483779

NBC Evening News for Wednesday, Jul 16, 1975
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(Studio) Exxon Corporation admits legal gifts to Italian pols. of $27 million over 9 years Stopped when discovered. Exxon's Italian manager had $19 million slush fund. Subcommittee on multintl. corps. hears testimony.
REPORTER: John Chancellor

(DC) [Senator Frank CHURCH - asks if President of Exxon, J.K. Jamieson, knew of pol. payments.] [Exxon controller Archie MOORE - says Jamieson knew.] [CHURCH - asks why company disguised fact they were making contributions.] [MOORE - says country manager convinced us we should disguise recipients. Was mistake, but we agreed to it.] Mobil testifies Thursday
REPORTER: Catherine Mackin

Chancellor, John;
Mackin, Catherine

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