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Campaign `72 / Demo. National Committee and McGovern-Shriver #22248

ABC Evening News for Monday, Aug 07, 1972
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(Studio) No one has objected to Democrat President nomination Senator George McGovern's new choice for a running mate, Sargent Shriver. House Democrat caucus votes unanimously to support him. Senator Mike Mansfield offers to put Shriver's name in nomination
REPORTER: Howard K. Smith

(DC) Democratic national committee , assembled to vote on new Vice President nomination, hears delegate challenges. [Representative Louis STOKES - complains Ohio blacks not represented.] New Jersey, Virginia, and Wisconsin challenges also aired. [WI cmteman. Don. PETERSON - criticizes make-up of Wisconsin delegation.] Chicago Mayor Daley's forces make up Illinois delegation, this time according to McGovern guidelines. television equipment set up to cover cmtes. selection of Vice President, undoubtedly Shriver.
REPORTER: Sam Donaldson

(DC) [McGOVERN - speaking to Amalgamated Clothing Workers, pledges to cut waste from military budget, but provide stronger defense.] He speaks to Amalgamated Meat Cutters convention tomorrow in Miami, Florida.
REPORTER: Stephen Geer

Donaldson, Sam;
Geer, Stephen;
Smith, Howard K.

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