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Elections / Wisconsin / California / Los Angeles Mayoral Race #203153

CBS Evening News for Wednesday, Apr 02, 1969
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(Studio) Democrat David Obey wins Republican Defense Secretary Melvin Laird's Wisconsin Congress seat. Barry Goldwater, Junior, in runoff for California Congress seat. Cnclman. Tom Bradley and incumbent Sam Yorty in runoff for Los Angeles mayor May 27.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(Los Angeles, California) Many suburb whites voted for Bradley because of moderation on race. [BRADLEY - cites coalition of people rejecting politics of irresponsibility.] [YORTY - says Bradley made racist appeal. Los Angeles Times wants anyone to win, but Yorty. Bradley in Spain during Watts riots.] [BRADLEY - says City Hall told him not to return during trip.] Bradley needs more white support.
REPORTER: Terry Drinkwater

Cronkite, Walter;
Drinkwater, Terry

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