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NBC Evening News for Wednesday, Sep 22, 1976
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(Studio) FBI and CIA have lost much of former public respect by revelations of illegal activities and now working to gain it back. Senate Intelligence Committee calls in FBI Director Clarence Kelley for progress report
REPORTER: David Brinkley

(DC) Details of Kelley report on FBI domestic investigations noted. [KELLEY - says bureau realizes previous focus was too broad; says they'll be alert to anything conceivably or potentially dangerous.] FBI still trying to figure out Justice Department guidelines and Attorney General Edward Levi may order more investigations closed. Kelley says bureau won't, for ex., investigate women's rights leaders, as it did Gloria Steinem , but might do so with activists like Dr. Martin Luther King, Junior
REPORTER: Carl Stern

Reporter(s):
Brinkley, David;
Stern, Carl
Duration:
00:02:00

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