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Nixon Peace Plan/Criticism and Politics #221876

CBS Evening News for Monday, Feb 07, 1972
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(Studio) President Aide H.R. Haldeman criticizes Democrat President candidates for knocking President Vietnam Peace Plan.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(DC) [HALDEMAN - says critics are consciously aiding enemy and favor Communist government in South Vietnam.] Haldeman's influence with President Nixon said as great as Attorney General Mitchell's and aide Henry Kissinger's. White House Press. Secretary Ron Zeigler says Haldeman was speaking for self and not Admin.
REPORTER: (NBC Newsfilm) Dan Rather

(DC) [Senator George MCGOVERN - says Nixon impugns other people's motives to cover his own mistakes.]
REPORTER: Marya McLaughlin

(DC) Democratic National Chairperson Lawrence O'Brien calls Haldeman's statements heavy-handed demagoguery.
REPORTER: Dan Rather

(Studio) O'Brien calls on Nixon to have Haldeman name those accused, document charges, or retract statement and make public apology.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

Cronkite, Walter;
McLaughlin, Marya;
Rather, Dan

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