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Campaign `72 / Oregon Senate Race #220178

CBS Evening News for Tuesday, Oct 10, 1972
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(Studio) 33 Senator seats at stake in campaign 72. Oregon race featured.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(Bend, OR) Wayne Morse, Republican turned liberal Democrat, critic of Vietnam war, at age 72, tries again to become conscience of Senator (MORSE - says many things need to be done and few in public service are willing to do them.] His opponent is Mark Hatfield, young former governor, Republican incumbent. Hatfield also opposes Vietnam war, and his relations with administration have been strained. [HATFIELD - does not depend on party label, association with President, or his endorsement.]
REPORTER: Richard Threlkeld

Reporter(s):
Cronkite, Walter;
Threlkeld, Richard
Duration:
00:04:30

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