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CBS Evening News for Thursday, Oct 29, 1970
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(Studio) Nixon campaigns in Illinois, Minnesota, Nebraska, California.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(NYC) Admin. wants South Democrats and Wallacites to vote Republican
REPORTER: Dan Rather

(Tallahassee, Florida) [NIXON - explains South strategy; no 2nd class citizens, states or regions in American]
REPORTER: No reporter given

(Raleigh, North Carolina) [Vice President Spiro AGNEW - says Congress radical-liberals biased against South]
REPORTER: No reporter given

(NYC) Republicans want border states and Florida.
REPORTER: Dan Rather

(Studio) Intensity of President and Vice Presidential campaign striking.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(NYC) CBS took telephone poll on administration campaign effects; results given: 1 in 5 more likely to support President-backed candidate; 1 in 3 less likely to vote for Pres'. man; 45% unaffected; 17% more likely for Agnew-supported man, 35% less likely, 40% unaffected; 47% think proper for President to campaign in off-yr. election, 46% think not; 42% say Agnew representatives views, 46% not; 51% think Agnew speaks own opinions, 23% think he speaks for President
REPORTER: Mike Wallace

Cronkite, Walter;
Rather, Dan;
Wallace, Mike

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