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Campaign `72 / West Virginia and Nebraska #20908

ABC Evening News for Monday, May 08, 1972
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(Studio) West Virginia and Nebraska hold Democrat president primaries tomorrow. In West Virginia, Senator Hubert Humphrey favored over Alabama Governor George Wallace in popularity contest. In Nebraska, Humphrey and Senator George McGovern compete for 22 convention delegates.
REPORTER: Harry Reasoner

(Omaha, Nebraska) McGovern tries to cut into black support of Humphrey. [McGovern coordinator, Dr. Earle PERSON, Junior - says McGovern is not known among blacks.]
REPORTER: Bill Matney

(Omaha, Nebraska) Humphrey goes after McGovern's farm vote. [HUMPHREY - reminds union members of his support of labor.]
REPORTER: Sam Donaldson

Reporter(s):
Donaldson, Sam;
Matney, Bill;
Reasoner, Harry
Duration:
00:03:00

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