NBC Evening News for Tuesday, Dec 05, 1989
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(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Last night's report on controversial lobbying group that raised millions through scare tactics recalled. Report introduced.
(DC: Andrea Mitchell) NBC News investigation into how lobbying group National Committee to Preserve Social Security and Medicare has spent donations it recd. featured. [Olive UHTER - talks about her donations.] Roles of James Roosevelt as chairperson of group, board members Bruce Sumner, Robert Coon and board pres. Martha McSteen examined. [Representative Sherman BOEHLERT - says it is a "money machine."] [Former staff member Keith TARR-WHALEN - talks about Roosevelt.] Fees and expenses claimed by Sumner and Coon outlined on screen. [Former staff member Ken. HOAGLAND - says no corps. paid their board so much.] [McSTEEN - discusses her compensation.] [National Center for Nonprofit Boards Lawrence SLESINGER - comments.] [HOAGLAND - says donors should be outraged.] [UHTER - comments.]
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