CBS Evening News for Wednesday, Nov 05, 1969
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(Studio) Republicans raise majority of state govs. to 32 versus Democrats In Virginia Linwood Holton defeats William Battle with 52%. First Republican since 1882. In New Jersey, William Cahill defeats Ex-Governor Robert Meyner. President Nixon celebrates with victors.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite
(DC) Cahill and Holton and wives join President Nixon and wife for lunch at White House [President NIXON - says 1 who wins is a man.] [HOLTON - says nothing like winning to make you look good.] Representative Gerald Ford says President Nixon to campaign in 1970 for Republican Congress candidates.
REPORTER: Robert Pierpoint
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