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CBS Evening News for Friday, Mar 26, 1971
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(Studio) Potential Democrat President Candidates speak at meeting of Democrats; State Chairperson Senator Henry Jackson accuses Admin. of inertia in dealing with econ.; in reference to supersonic transport defeat, warns Democrats lose, if attack people where they work.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(DC) Senator Ed Muskie attacks Admin. Vietnam War Policy. [MUSKIE - says South Vietnam not in Laos long enough to seriously disrupt enemy supply flow; heavy casualties indicate military defeat; Laos Ldrs. feel country in more precarious position, result of South Vietnam Operation; credibility of Vietnamization Program in doubt.
REPORTER: Marya McLaughlin

Cronkite, Walter;
McLaughlin, Marya

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