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House / Nicaraguan Covert Operations #85277

ABC Evening News for Tuesday, Jun 07, 1983
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(Studio) House For. Affairs Committee reported rejecting President Reagan's request for funding of covert operations in Nicaragua; details given.
REPORTER: David Brinkley

(DC) Committee's review of CIA operation in Nicaragua and today's vote examined; House Intelligence Committee noted initiating cutoff several weeks ago. Details outlined on screen. [Representatives Henry HYDE, Larry SMITH, Gerry STUDDS, Gerald SOLOMON - debate issue.] Probability that cutoff will be rejected by full House or president veto noted.
REPORTER: Bill Greenwood

Brinkley, David;
Greenwood, Bill

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