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Billy Carter Affair #512050

NBC Evening News for Monday, Aug 18, 1980
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(Studio) White House reported issuing another report to House For. Affairs and Judiciary Cmtes. on Billy Carter and Libyans.
REPORTER: John Chancellor

(DC) White House report examined with regard to President's awareness of brother's Libyan dealings; report quoted in part on screen. National security adviser Zbigniew Brzezinski, Charter Oil Company mentioned.
REPORTER: Judy Woodruff

(Studio) Senate committee investigating affair noted beginning sessions tomorrow.
REPORTER: John Chancellor

(Atlanta, Georgia) Carter said recing. threats on his life since beginning of affair; details given. [Billy CARTER - comments.) Carter said possibly asking Justice Department to investigate alleged tapping of his phone.
REPORTER: Bob Jimenez

Chancellor, John;
Jimenez, Bob;
Woodruff, Judy

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