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Campaign `72 / Oregon Primary #20696

ABC Evening News for Monday, May 22, 1972
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(Studio) President primaries to be held tomorrow in Oregon and Rhode Island; Senator Geo McGovern expected to win Democrat race in both.
REPORTER: Harry Reasoner

(Portland, OR) McGovern works for large margin of victory in OR.
REPORTER: Bill Matney

(Redmond, OR) McGovern tells voters he does not take their political sensibilities for granted. (Portland, OR) McGovern hopes to cut into Humphrey's labor and minority group support in California. (Phoenix, Arizona) Endorsed by Mrs. Coretta King, McGovern flies to Arizona for endorsement of labor leader Cesar Chavez, backing lettuce boycott there. Eugene McCarthy now backs McGovern as well. (Portland, OR) McGovern wants at least 52% Oregon vote to boost his California effort.

Matney, Bill;
Reasoner, Harry

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