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Ed Bill / Desegregation / Finch / Kirk #10245

ABC Evening News for Tuesday, Apr 07, 1970
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(Studio) House passes $25 billion public education bill; Welfare Secretary Robert Finch says administration will spend $1.5 billion to double desegregation; 80% South blacks will attend school with whites next fall. Florida Governor Claude Kirk took school control to block court desegregation move.
REPORTER: Howard K. Smith

(Bradenton, Florida) [School Supt. Jack DAVIDSON - says obeys court, not Governor]
REPORTER: Don Farmer

(Tallahassee, Florida) [KIRK - claims issue state sovereignty versus federal courts]
REPORTER: No reporter given

(Bradenton, Florida) Issue may aid Kirk reelection.
REPORTER: Don Farmer

Farmer, Don;
Smith, Howard K.

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