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Reagan / Transition Team #63535

ABC Evening News for Monday, Dec 15, 1980
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(Studio) Ronald Reagan reported spending week in California.
REPORTER: Max Robinson

(DC) Controversy surrounding Reagan transition team mbr., Jackie Presser, a Teamster official, who is designated as Labor Department adviser for Reagan examined; Presser noted named in Labor Department suit re: Teamster fins. and alleged underworld connections. Details outlined on screen; testimony incriminating Presser by James "The Weasel" Fratianno quoted on screen. [Teamsters for Democrat Union spokesperson Ken PAFF - comments.] Transition officials' defense of using Presser as adviser on economy affairs quoted.
REPORTER: Charles Gibson

Gibson, Charles;
Robinson, Max

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