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Campaign `72 / Michigan, Maryland Primaries #222988

CBS Evening News for Wednesday, May 17, 1972
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(Studio) Senator Hubert Humphrey resumes campaign he suspended when Wallace was shot. Senator George McGovern picks up again tomorrow. Both hurt by Wallace victories in MD, Michigan yesterday. Returns cited, Wallace now 2nd in Democrat delegates race. McGovern leads, Humphrey 3rd.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(Detroit, Michigan) Vietnam war was major issue in Michigan, but busing stirred voters more. Republicans cross party lines to vote for Wallace. Detroit citizens reject hike in property taxes for schools. Humphrey failed to win labor votes, though supported by blacks.
REPORTER: Ike Pappas

Reporter(s):
Cronkite, Walter;
Pappas, Ike
Duration:
00:02:30

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