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Billy Carter Affair #512330

NBC Evening News for Tuesday, Aug 05, 1980
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(Studio) Investigators for Senate subcommittee examining Billy Carter affair said interviewing him next week
REPORTER: John Chancellor

(Americus, Georgia) Billy Carter's reaction to brother's press conference last night noted. [Billy CARTER - comments on financial connection with Libya, President] His regret that brother had to spend time on television explaining matter mentioned.
REPORTER: Bob Jimenez

(Studio) President's emphasis last night on no wrongdoing of self or staff re: Billy Carter affair outlined; questions said still remaining on Billy's receipt of large sums from Arab regime.
REPORTER: John Chancellor

(DC) Libyan dip. Ali Houderi reported refusing to comment on his nation's fin. dealings with President's brother Questions not answered by President's report to Senate subcommittee outlined on screen.
REPORTER: James Polk

Reporter(s):
Chancellor, John;
Jimenez, Bob;
Polk, James
Duration:
00:03:00

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