NBC Evening News for Thursday, Mar 23, 1978
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(Studio) Indictment of Michigan Democratic Representative Charles Diggs for cheating government reported.
REPORTER: John Hart
(DC) File film shown. Diggs career recalled; has longest term of any black member Congress Extensive travels noted. Padding of office payroll said one charge. Kickbacks noted. Others than actual employees of House office said on Diggs' House payroll. Diggs' statement from Mozambique denying guilt reported Other indictments of Congress members recalled.
REPORTER: James Polk
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