ABC Evening News for Wednesday, Jun 28, 1972
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(Studio) Democratic Representatives oppose party reforms approved by Democrat rules committee of ntl. convention Reforms would enable more grass roots and minority group participation. Caucus action will have no direct impact on proceedings at conv., but shows anger of party regulars over direction party is taking.
REPORTER: Howard K. Smith
(Capitol Hill) Rebellion stems from fear of some Representatives they may lose seats in Nixon landslide. [Representative Frank ANNUNZIO - criticizes quota system. Says labor leaders and elected public officials discriminated against in new charter.] [Representative Bella ABZUG - says those who hold power always resist change.]
REPORTER: Bob Clark
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