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Rickover / Gifts Scandal #87806

ABC Evening News for Wednesday, Nov 21, 1984
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(Studio) Navy Secretary John Lehman reported announcing investigation into Admiral Hyman Rickover's acceptance of gifts from military contractors.
REPORTER: Peter Jennings

(DC) Rickover's naval career noted; his acceptance of gifts from Trident submarine contractor General Dynamics' Elec. Boat division described. Lehman's investigation into gifts to Rickover from other companies holding Navy contracts, Westinghouse, Newport News and General Elec., examined Federal law affecting such situations explained. [Representative John DINGELL - isn't satisfied with Navy's response; elaborates.]
REPORTER: Dennis Troute

Jennings, Peter;
Troute, Dennis

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