CBS Evening News for Monday, May 25, 1970
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(Studio) Education Commissioner James Allen may be fired for administration Cambodian dissent.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite
(DC) White House denies Nixon asked Allen resignation; Allen won't resign; 500 administration employees back education head. [Robert BURKHARDT - reads statement.] [John SAUNDERS - says he'll dissent within system.] [Kristin MIKKELSON - says she resigned due to office situation.] NEA (National Education Association) and some Us. petition admin.; many will resign if Allen must; Allen won't add to or retract from Indo-china statement.
REPORTER: Daniel Schorr
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