Friday, July 18, 1997 FULL SHOW | HEADLINES | NEXT: FAILED COUP AT THE HOUSE
1997-07-18

CAMPAIGN FINANCE HEARINGS

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John Nichols, political writer for The Nation Magazine. He is also the associate editor of the Capital Times, the daily newspaper in Madison, Wisconsin.

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The Senate committee investigating campaign finance abuses yesterday focused again on the activities of Democratic fund-raiser John Huang. Republicans questioned why Huang frequently left his Commerce Department office and walked across Pennsylvania Avenue to use an office belonging to an Arkansas investment banking firm.

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• Senator Susan Collins, a Republican from Maine, questioning Paula Green, a secretary at Stevens Incorporated.
• Senator Max Cleland, a Democrat from Georgia.
• Senator Robert Torricelli, a New Jersey Democrat, questions John Cobb, a researcher for the Governmental Affairs Committee.

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