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Campaign `72 / Nixon vs. McGovern #21466

ABC Evening News for Thursday, Jul 13, 1972
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(Studio) President Nixon makes plans to extend usual courtesies to Democratis Presidential candidate. President aide Henry Kissinger will give Senator McGovern a foreign policy briefing. In DC, chief Republican political strategist Clark MacGregor seeks to capitalize on mood of dissatisfaction with McGovern among some Democrats.
REPORTER: Harry Reasoner

(DC) [MACGREGOR - says new Democratic leaders representative elite minority. Many traditional party members said being driven out. Calls for such rejected Democrats to join Republican ranks.] Predicts many Congress and local candidates who remain with Democrats will be forced to divorce selves from McGovern to have chance of being elected.
REPORTER: Roger Peterson

Peterson, Roger;
Reasoner, Harry

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