The Baytown Sun from Baytown, Texas on April 30, 1986 · Page 7
Get access to this page with a Free Trial
Click to view larger version
April 30, 1986

The Baytown Sun from Baytown, Texas · Page 7

Publication:
Location:
Baytown, Texas
Issue Date:
Wednesday, April 30, 1986
Page:
Page 7
Cancel
Start Free Trial

Page 7 article text (OCR)

THE BAYTOWN SUN Wednesday, April 3», H T-A Official documents show Deaver's contacts 'WASHINGTON (AP) Former White House aide Michael K. Deaver and employees of his lobbying firm contacted high-level officials on bfchalf of foreign clients, whom tfcey entertained at tony restaurants and traveled abroad te see, government documents show. Among the people Deaver has h'ired are William Sittmann and Pamela Bailey, former White House officials, and Lee V v erstandig, former chief of staff tp first lady Nancy Reagan. • Deaver, 48, an intimate of President Reagan and his wife, is under investigation for allegations he violated conflict-of- interest laws after leaving the White House. ' A glimpse into the operations of Michael K. Deaver and Associates — established last iMay by the onetime White House deputy chief of staff — is reveal- ed in documents filed with the Justice Department under the Foreign Agents Registration Act. The Registration Act requires firms to describe activities on behalf of a foreign client, but they do not specify which employee performed which function and they do not cover domestic clients. Deaver's firm, according to documents filed with the Justice Department for the six months ending March 18, lists as clients the Daewoo Corp., a South Korean steel-maker which allegedly violated U.S. import restrictions; the CBI Sugar Group Inc., a consortium of Latin American and Caribbean sugar producers based in Panama City, Panama; the Royal Embassy of Saudi Arabia; Mexico's Ministry of Commerce and Industrial Development; and the Interna- tional Cultural Society of Korea. Three clients — the Korea Broadcasting Advertising Corp., and the governments of Singapore and South Korea — terminated their relationships with Deaver in early 1986, the forms showed. The CBI Sugar Group Inc. paid Deaver $300,000 over five months, and the Royal Embassy of Saudi Arabia paid him $125,000 on Feb. 18. Canada, which signed a $l05,000-a-year agreement, paid more than $50,000 on Nov. 7 and $25,000 six weeks later. In exchange, the clients' saw their causes taken up with high- ranking officials, along with a range of bureaucrats and congressional aides. For CBI, the Deaver company contacted a number of people "relating to implementation of the sugar import provisions of the 1985 Food Security Act," the Deaths and funerals GONZALEZ Services were held at II a.m. U'ednesday /or V'icior A. Gonzalez, 61, ul VV'oo.sier Bopiis: church wiih [lie Rev. jimmy Hedges o//iciu(ing. Gonzalez died Sunday in a Housion hospilul. He liud been in ihe hoinc- remodctiiii! business here since 1947. The busine.s.v wos .founded by his lulhcr. the lule Victor M. Gonzule;, who was one of Buyiown's firsi Hispunic residents. Cio/ir.uier. was an uciive member o/ Woosler Baptist Church, where he was a deacon in (he church urul luuslu Sunday school. A World War II veteran, he was in the Army from 1942 lo 1949. During the war years, he served in Europe. Gonjuler. is survived by his wi/e, Angela M. Gonzalez, o/ Bay I own; daughters and sons-in-law, Elsu and Don Breru o/ Highlands. Lisa and Jess Seguru oj Baytown; daughter. Anna Gonzalez o/ Buytown; and one son, Victor A. Gonzalez Jr. o/ Austin. He also is survived by three sisters, Elvira G. Stamper o/ Houston, Alicia Contreras and Rachel DeTorre, both o/ Bayiown; and one brother, Ruben Gonzalez. Three grandchildren, Ste/anie Segura o/ Bayiown, and Steven Brent and Stacey Breni, boih o/ Highlands, also survive. Burial was at Memory Gardens. Pallbearers were Don Brent, Jesse Seguru, Victor M. DeTorre. Philip DeTorre, David DeTorre and Rick DeTorre. Services were under the direction o/ Eurthman Funeral Home. papers showed. Deaver or his representatives talked with Secretary of State George Shultz on Feb. 3; U.S. Trade Representative Clayton W. Yeutter on Feb. 5; and Treasury Secretary James Baker on Feb. 19 and Feb. 27 about CBI. Lobbying on behalf of Canada, the firm made contact with deputy Treasury Secretary Richard Darman, who previously worked with Deaver at the White House and followed Baker to Treasury. Baker was White House chief of staff during Reagan's first term. Yeutter also was contacted on behalf of Canada. On Monday, Deaver joined five Democratic senators and the Office of Government Ethics in asking the Justice Department to appoint a special prosecutor to investigate conflict-of- interest allegations. The department is weighing the request. Only a special prosecutor will be able to clear his name, said SUPPORT Deaver, who insists he has not broken any rules and has followed regulations precisely -since becoming a lobbyist. Reagan has defended his former aide, saying a special prosecutor is unnecessary, and on Tuesday the administration said it opposed a bill introduced by Sen. Strom Thurmond, R- S.C., that would ban forever lobbying by ex-government officials. The Ethics in Government Act of 1978 prohibits former,high- ranking federal officialf from representing anyone before his former agency for one year after leaving the government, lobbying for two years on any matter that was under his jurisdiction during his final year in office or negotiating for work with anyone affected by his job before resigning from that post. The law provides penalties of up to two years in prison and a $10,000 fine. ^/r^iv^ «^" ^tiv^ MAY 14-17, 1986 OLD 6AiySESTOfJ 36" and 42" MUGGERS... WHITE ONLY 3 SPIED REVERSIBLE LITE KIT ADAPTABLE SEALED Bi-ARIKGS Other finishes available at regular price FIVE FREE CANE SOLID WOOD BLADES $39 95 10 Year In Store (Warranty) OLD GALVESTON FAN COMPANY Annual White Sale Professional Installation from $ 25 so (LOCAt) Stock quotes Courtesy of Paine. Webber. Jackson and Curtis i i As of 9:15 a.m. < AT&T 25% Amoco 59'i Armco Ashland Atlantic Rich 52'/4 Beth. Steel 18=>H C.G.&E 24 V 4 Celanese 20^ Chesebrough-Ponds 49' 4 Chevron 39 Diamond Sham 12^ DowChem 56 Dresser Indus 17 7 / H Dupont 78 Ethyl Corp 381* Exxon 57 l -2 Ford 77 3 i General Elect 80% General Motors 80VB GTE 51V 4 Gordon's 19^4 G.R 39" 4 Greyhound GSU Halliburton HCA -41% Houston Industry' 30^4 Humana 29'.••a InterFirst 6 7 i IBM 159',, Kimterly Clarke 85'/ 4 Kmart 47 Kroger Mobil 29',-i Monsanto National Distiller Occidental Petr Phillips Petr Royal Dutch 76V-- Schlumberger 30% Sears 44^4 Southern Co 22^4 Sun Oil 45 7 / 8 Tenneco 35 Texaco 32 Texas Eastern 31% Upjohn 172 U.S. Steel 20 % Walgreens 35 Wal-Mart 41% Woolworth 76% Xerox 61 Dow. Ind. Avg 1818.20 Dow Change (Down) 7.69 Silver $5.11 Gold $345.50 Montgomery Ward IMPORTANT NOTICE REGARDING MONTGOMERY WARD ADVERTISEMENTS 4/30 - On Page 35, the Oakbrook Pool has an 18' diameter, not a 24' diameter. 5/2 - On Page 1, the illustrations for Dishwashers Key G and Key H are switched - Price and description are correct. 5/4 - On Page 21, the Portable Stereo has a 4-band equalizer, not a 5-band equalizer. We apologize for any inconvenience to our customers. THURSDAY, MAY 8th-7:00 P M 703 OAK ST.-HIGHLANDS, TX. (Pcnactil rciidcact at locil bustaeumaQ. Glenn Menn) fc ] B«lhi An Jtnt Tk« Bt|luiiiii In Tlui !3« Sq. Ft. B.m«. KJI.IIJ Pin. Kitebea, Optq Floot Plu W/Grai D« i Uvicj Boom. Wood bums g Fireplv*. Bull. In Jp«. Fxr Guttli Or locoto. RcolaJ Unit. Workiliop G«C WirW «0 W/ . Ci4» Property Fenced 1 Craufennd. £iceHenc Foe Funily Home. Fanilj Biuiacil Or Bath! COM To AJJ Shopping A»d School!. Lot AppniMd IWiiSun The tea] At SJ5.000.00 PRE-AUCTON 1KSPECT1GN M«*J»r. Ma, 5th—7 u> 9 p.m. Tutvi... Maj 6ih—7 L> 9 p.m. 08 ..., , —, b* M»^*ct«d 4mU<f by rdEn| r^« Auction Co. •! 131 4000. A»tti««Hf» wB b< iMm '° ">!>< r«™ »itt hi' i in ho» to kUn^Wy >l tWi Auction. OF SALE-J Cull, O<nbi »An iS din -Ili Wuruty D»*J- Pnnleii u riotui. Tilb TaHcj A: Sellen Eipeuc. Succeuful !Ujb «'«Uc, -a tx miiintl u deposit 53,000. M Eraest Money i=d cssi^Uu AM Emttt >ioa«j Acr««tncnl Immcniateiy FJb«=5 "SGU>:". NOTE: Y««i BU dufaii Ui« Axlloo repmcou your- canoCeie andcrtlaWuig o/ <il tcnni aad Lb&l you kav«< i^i>ftu^ iW pr«p«rcy pri«e la &• SA]> utd you »rv baying' tbe prep«riy M U, wbcrc U. Co«*« FrrpBred To Btd ud BUT. "~ ..... -- CAU. THE IIOICEIS 1 AUCTIO^CEXS AT OLD TEXAS REA1TY « AUCTiON CO. Ull SOUTH MAIN— CSOSBY. TX. JII-4000 - 33I-<033 • 321-1747 1 Year Anniversary Sale 20% Off Entire Stock May 1 through 1O Thank you, Baytown, for a winning year. Riggle A Sporting Goods Store 4300GarthRd. 428-1111 ANNOUNCING 6.9% Special GMAC Financing Stay COOL This Summer with these Carrier 38 ER SERIES Deluxe Units Quantity in stock Size 3 2Vi Ton 1 3Ton 1 5 Ton $ 1389 Price $ 799 $ 899 Other units available at good prices. 9.+SEER including t« I Monad mtt«Uation Carrier •HfehEfficMficy Call us for a FREE SECOND OPINION BavTemperature Control Inc. THE PROFESSKJNAiAIR PEOfUf^ $9999 $7988 $9998 $5999 86 CIMARRON Stk. #3-596 86 COUPE DEV1LLE Stk. #3214 $ 17,555 3.444 NEW 85 ELDORADO Stk. #3-2024, 2022, 2075, 2023 86 FLEETWOOD BROUGHAM Stk. #3981,3982 $ 17,992 118,944 CARRIER WINDOW UNITS 5000 BTU nsvrii *199 + *12,OOOBTU 730 M, $ 539 16,500 BTU >M.VH * 18, 000 BTU 230 v* $ 699 AN Units Hwr* A 5 YMT Warranty See Our Showroom At 5115 N. Main BAYTOWN PONTUC 422-8161 700 W. Texas Ave.

Get full access with a Free Trial

Start Free Trial

What members have found on this page