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Harrison / Ethics Committee #71973

ABC Evening News for Tuesday, May 05, 1981
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(Studio) Senator Ethics Committee reported beginning formal investigation into conduct of Senator Harrison Williams, recently convicted in Abscam trial; details given.
REPORTER: Frank Reynolds

(DC) Ethics Committee's position with regard to investigation of Williams discussed. [Committee chairperson Senator Malcolm WALLOP - thinks life will be easier if Williams abstains from duties during inquiry.] Williams' statement quoted on screen; implications of Senator action noted.
REPORTER: Brit Hume

Reporter(s):
Hume, Brit;
Reynolds, Frank
Duration:
00:01:30

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