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Gingrich, Wright / Investigations / Book Sales #568129

NBC Evening News for Tuesday, Apr 25, 1989
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(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Report introduced.

(DC: Andrea Mitchell) Representative Newt Gingrich, leader of ethics attack upon Representative Jim Wright, reported under fire for his own book deal. [GINGRICH - defends his book deal.] Gingrich's book deal compared to that of Wright. [Representative Bill ALEXANDER - says Gingrich's investors were interest in legislature] [GINGRICH - defends himself and his wife's role in operation.] Mrs. Gingrich noted leaving news conf.

(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Ethics Committee reported delaying Wright's investigation of questionable oil deal. Reporter Andrea Mitchell reported ascertaining that Morris and Doug. Jaffe refused to respond to Committee's subpoena.

Reporter(s):
Brokaw, Tom;
Mitchell, Andrea
Duration:
00:02:30

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