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Election Polls / Humphrey #198628

CBS Evening News for Monday, Nov 04, 1968
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(Studio) Louis Harris poll shows Vice President Hubert H. Humphrey with 43%; Richard Nixon 40%; George Wallace 13%, and 4% undecided. Margin of error 3%. "Detroit News" poll says Vice President will win Michigan. "Los Angeles Times" poll shows Hubert Humphrey 1% behind Nixon in California.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(Los Angeles, California) [HUMPHREY - trusts South Vietnam will send representatives to Paris Peace Talks. Favors making it clear to South Vietnam that we'll proceed without them. US for. policy will be decided by President, not foreign govts.]
REPORTER: No reporter given

(Los Angeles, California) Humphrey rides in last motorcade. Senator Edmund Muskie there. California reported toss-up.
REPORTER: David Schoumacher

Reporter(s):
Cronkite, Walter;
Schoumacher, David
Duration:
00:03:00

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