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October 20, 1976
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Approved For W ase 2004/12/ 0 P79M0046-W0400030 tp. OLC 76-2903/a 20 October 1976 ecutl vmR e~gfatry n -/OZT1711 MEMORANDUM FOR: Director of Central Intelligence FROM : George L. Cary, Legislative Counsel. SUBJECT : Jack Blum and Jerome Levinson REFERENCE : Your Note, dated 8 October 1976, on above subjects 1. Jerome Levinson and Jack Blum have been for a number of years the Counsel and Associate Counsel of the Subcommittee on Multinational Corporations of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee. This Subcommittee is chaired by Senator Frank Church. 2. Blum and Levinson in the past have been involved in a number of eye-catching investigations. In particular, they were a large part of the motivating force in 1973 when this Subcommittee investigated U. S. Government involvement in the coup in Chile. Most recently they have contributed in some measure to the surfacing of the Lockheed bribery scandals overseas. 3. Levinson is still with the Subcommittee; however, Blum left the Subcommittee about two months ago for a lobbying job in Washington, D. C. 4. As staff on the Senate Foreign Relations Committee, they have had and still have Top Secret clearances, however, Blum's clearances are being cancelled, since he has left the Committee. e_ ge a `Legislative Counsel 25X1A Approved For Release 2004/12/20: RT - 2 4 "ter ROUTING AND RECORD SH SUBJECT: (optional) FROM: EXTENSION NO. Legislative Counsel DATE SWUM Z TO: (Officer designation, room number, and building) DATE OFFICER'S COMMENTS (Numbor each comment to show from whom RECEIVED FORWARDED INITIALS to whom. Draw a line across column after each comment.) Director 2. ~R U 4. Qfi.C S 5. 6. 7. 8. 9. 10. 11. 12. 13. 14. - 15. FORM 3-62 610 USE6BtP 9. eEto6 Tse 2O 12c LfCK-WTlgit9MOE 7 030001 UNCLASSIFIED ^ CONFIDENTIAL Approved For Release 2004/12/20 : CIA-RQP79M00467A000400030003-2 SETS"I'4 October 8, 1976 DO C NOTE TO: OLC I was told byl that there are two people on the Church Committee staff that could not get clearances. T am s are Blum and K1 C Levinson. The official feels that these men have a real vendetta 1 C against K1 A Do you know anything about these clearances? George Bush DCI/kgt/8 Oct. 1976 Distributtn: Orig - Addressee 1-DCI _/I-, - ER E__ IMPDET CL Approved For Release 2004/ 0` (..[A-RDP79M00467A000400030003-2 25)