CBS Evening News for Friday, Apr 07, 1972
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(Studio) Senator proposal for 1 nation-wide president primary under consideration. Alternative plan of 5 regional primaries suggested.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite
(DC) Republican crossover vote in Wisconsin provides complications for statisticians, such as Louie Bean. Protest votes nation-wide also play havoc with predictions. Senators Aiken and Mansfield propose 1 nation-wide primary. Oregon Senator Packwood suggests 5 regional primaries.
REPORTER: Eric Sevareid
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