NBC Evening News for Tuesday, Aug 31, 1976
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(Studio) Representative Wayne Hays writes letter of resignation from Congress
REPORTER: David Brinkley
(DC) House Ethics Committee meets today but no action taken; committee has letter saying Hays will resign effective September 8. (File film shown.) Hays not in Washington, DC for last 2 weeks; rptdly. mentally depressed and deteriorating. Details of Elizabeth Ray sex scandal and results noted. Hays resignation would end Ethics Committee investigation; Justice Department investigation will continue
REPORTER: James Polk
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