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Pol. Hit Lists #516479

NBC Evening News for Monday, Apr 27, 1981
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(Studio) Report introduced
REPORTER: John Cochran

(Studio) Use of political hit lists by conservatives noted.
REPORTER: Roger Mudd

(DC) Use of hit list technique by liberal organization examined. [Committee for an Effective Congress spokesperson Russell HEMENWAY - claims enemy in White House for 1st time since Richard Nixon.] Senators William Roth, Orrin Hatch, 5.1. Hayakawa, Malcolm Wallop and Harrison Schmitt said targets. [SCHMITT - comments on situation in New Mexico due to being liberals' target.] Representatives on list said all supporters of President Reagan's budget cuts or of cuts more drastic than his.

(Studio) Dilemma faced by moderate-conservative Democrats outlined.
REPORTER: Roger Mudd

Bode, Ken;
Cochran, John;
Mudd, Roger

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