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Campaign `72 / Demo. Reorganization #221023

CBS Evening News for Thursday, Nov 09, 1972
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(Studio) Democratic party faces struggle for control.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(DC) Senator George McGovern flies to Virgin Islands for vacation. McGovern-Shriver headquarters dismantled. Money still coming in. Debts will be paid McGovern campaign director Frank Mankiewicz to lecture. Rick Stearns, West regional coordinator, to join staff or party's. charter commission [McGovern campaign manager Gary HART - to teach in Colorado. Foresees struggle in party.] Democratic party chairperson Jean Westwood says she has no intention of quitting; claims support of Senators McGovern and Kennedy. Cancels news conf., barring CBS News cameras because of technicians strike against network. Former Democrat chairperson Lawrence O'Brien doesn't agree with Mrs. Westwood on maintaining present director of party
REPORTER: Daniel Schorr

(Studio) CBS News President Richard Salant protests Mrs. Westwood's exclusion of CBS News from news conference
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

Cronkite, Walter;
Schorr, Daniel

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