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Donovan Investigation #78213

ABC Evening News for Wednesday, May 19, 1982
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(Studio) Senator investigators inquiring into Labor Secretary Raymond Donovan's bus. dealings said now being investigated themselves by Donovan's former Construction Company
REPORTER: Frank Reynolds

(DC) Senator Labor Committee chairperson Orrin Hatch reported revealing deaths threats made against committee staff member [HATCH - comments on threat.] Schiavone Construction Company executives said acknowledging private detectives are investigating investigators allegedly with Donovan's knowledge and consent. [HATCH - considers action offensive.] Donovan's alleged attitude towards investigation by special prosecutor Leon Silverman noted. "Fortune" magazine's claim that Donovan associated with Mafia figs. and similar findings of Senator investigation outlined; Senator Dan Quayle, upon learning of investigation of Senators, said feeling Donovan should apologize or resign.
REPORTER: Bettina Gregory

Gregory, Bettina;
Reynolds, Frank

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