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Watt Controversy #527304

NBC Evening News for Saturday, Oct 08, 1983
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(Studio) Reagan administration thought discussing specific scenario for replacing Interior Secretary James Watt, whose resignation is believed at hand.
REPORTER: Connie Chung

(DC) Implications of President aide Edwin Meese's unexpected appearance at fund-raiser for Representative Manuel Lujan to outline scenario in which Lujan would replace Energy Secretary Don. Hodel, who in turn would replace Watt as Interior Secretary; details given. President Reagan's alleged perception of latest Watt controversy outlined. [Senator John WARNER - believes Watt's effectiveness is finished.]
REPORTER: Emery King

Reporter(s):
Chung, Connie;
King, Emery
Duration:
00:02:00

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