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Campaign `72 / California Primary-Polls #21311

ABC Evening News for Monday, Jun 05, 1972
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(Studio) California primary battle paralleled by battle of California pollsters. California Field poll shows Humphrey trailing McGovern by 20%. ABC News Poll yields similar result, arousing anger in Humphrey camp Humphrey poll in L.A. shows him less than 1% behind.
REPORTER: Howard K. Smith

(NYC) In 2nd ABC poll, Humphrey gains a few points, (with 26%), McGovern loses almost nothing (with 44%). Wallace gets 11%. In black vote, McGovern gets 45%, Humphrey 30%. Among Mexican-Americans, McGovern shown with 39%, Humphrey 36%. Those age 50 &over vote MCGovern 30%, Humphrey 33%. People age 25-49 go McGovern 45%, Humphrey 24%. Asked if Nixon is doing good job, McGovern supporters agree by 37%, Humphrey by 60%. McGovern supported by members all economy classes.
REPORTER: Lem Tucker

Smith, Howard K.;
Tucker, Lem

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