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Billy Carter Affair / Carter Response #512082

NBC Evening News for Saturday, Aug 02, 1980
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(Studio) Billy Carter's claim that he pledged his house as collateral for the Libyan loan reported Loan said never written down in formal agreement. Billy's claims with regard to not spking. with President Carter stated.
REPORTER: Jessica Savitch

(DC) President Carter said at Camp David preparing report to Senator and public re: Billy Carter affair. White House revelation that President Carter gave Billy copy of confidential State Department memo with regard to his 1978 Libyan trip cited. Press Secretary Jody Powell named. Role of William Eagleton detailed. Libyan leader Muammar Kadhafi named.
REPORTER: Bill Lynch

Lynch, Bill;
Savitch, Jessica

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