CBS Evening News for Monday, Apr 28, 1969
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(Studio) Nixon reverses decision on Dr. Franklin Long and Ntl Science Foundation.
REPORTER: Harry Reasoner
(DC) Cornell Prof. Long wanted to be head of foundation. But ABM opposition cost him the job. Nixon says he was wrong at scientists' meeting and says he'll pick someone despite political convictions. Long, when contacted, refused job, but principle won.
REPORTER: Dan Rather
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