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Democratic Caucus / Resolution #14902

ABC Evening News for Wednesday, Mar 31, 1971
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(Studio) Attempt to abolish draft rejected by House; House Democrat caucus passes resolution to work toward ending Vietnam War by January 1973.
REPORTER: Howard K. Smith

(DC) [Representative Jonathan BINGHAM - feels resolution victory for anti-war forces.] [Representative Olin TEAGUE - observes resolution expresses support for President] [Representative Andrew JACOBS - notes resolution another Gulf of Tonkin resolution; supports whatever President does for withdrawal.]
REPORTER: Sam Donaldson

(Studio) President Nixon makes proposal April 7th, concerning Vietnam War.
REPORTER: Howard K. Smith

Donaldson, Sam;
Smith, Howard K.

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