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Introduction Howard K. Smith (Washington, DC) #10302

ABC Evening News for Monday, May 11, 1970
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(Studio) Nixon's Cambodia decision causes tension.
REPORTER: Howard K. Smith

(DC) President and Joint Chief Staff talk, report Cambodia operation success. [NIXON - says kids in Vietnam great, bums blowing up campuses worthless.] Nixon did what he thought right; may be new Cambodian forays soon.
REPORTER: Roger Peterson

(Studio) Nixon relaxes for wkend.; White House reports public response to President' speech 6 to 1 in favor of move; Congress displeased.
REPORTER: Howard K. Smith

(DC) Senate Foreign Relations Committee asks President meeting; resents move without Cong consent. [Senator J. William FULBRIGHT - says Congress has Const. responsibility to maintain executive-legislature relations] [Senator George AIKEN - says unusual for For. Relations Committee meeting with President] [Senator Gale McGEE - supports Nixon.] President to meet with Congress cmtes. Tuesday
REPORTER: Bob Clark

(Studio) Cambodia decision unites Democratic Party
REPORTER: Howard K. Smith

(No location given) [Former Vice President Hubert HUMPHREY - claims Americans want Vietnam peace and President decision jeopardizes withdrawal; can't support Nixon's war expansion.]
REPORTER: Sam Donaldson

(Boston, Massachusetts) [Senator Edward KENNEDY - denounces Cambodian move as madness.]
REPORTER: No reporter given

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Reporter(s):
Clark, Bob;
Donaldson, Sam;
Peterson, Roger;
Smith, Howard K.
Duration:
00:01:10

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