NBC Evening News for Wednesday, Jul 21, 1976
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(Studio) Senator votes 91-5 for Watergate reform legislature Bill bars presidential campaign aides from senior Justice Department jobs and creates special prosecutor.
REPORTER: John Chancellor
(DC) Senator had worked on bill for 18 mos. 2 days ago, President Ford withdrew opposition and agreed to permanent special prosecutor. [Senator Abraham RIBICOFF - explains duties of special prosecutor.] Bill provisions incl.: full financial disclosure by federal workers and an office of government crimes. Bill expected to pass House
REPORTER: Carole Simpson
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