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CBS Evening News for Friday, May 15, 1970
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(Studio) Senator conts. Cooper-Church debate requiring Americans out of Cambodia by June 30; fate rests with Republican Senators; Senator Hugh Scott wants compromise.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(DC) [SCOTT - wants move confirming President power and reminding him of Congress responsibilities.]
REPORTER: No reporter given

(Studio) Nixon wants no restrictions.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(Key Biscayne, Florida) President claims amendment not Const. and unnecessary; drastically limits President and hurts Cambodian operation; administration mounts campaign against move.
REPORTER: Dan Rather

(Homestead AFB, Florida) Nixon recs. warm reception; crowd supports Vietnam policy.
REPORTER: Robert Pierpoint

Cronkite, Walter;
Pierpoint, Robert;
Rather, Dan

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