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Campaign `72 / California Primary #223164

CBS Evening News for Friday, May 26, 1972
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(Studio) Senators Hubert Humphrey, George McGovern campaign in California.
REPORTER: Roger Mudd

(Los Angeles California) [HUMPHREY - says he and McGovern have voted identically on Vietnam and are both responsible.] Humphrey tries to raise doubts on McGovern's proposals on defense budget, welfare. Takes a risk in attacking another Democratic candidate giving fuel to Republicans later on.]
REPORTER: Michele Clark

(Los Angeles, California) McGovern thinks Humphrey's attacks are sign of desperation. [MCGOVERN - not ashamed of positions taken on any issue. Appalled at Humphrey's statement his welfare proposals would cost so much. Defends his stance on military budget. Outraged at Humphrey's claims about his Vietnam record.]
REPORTER: David Schoumacher

Clark, Michele;
Mudd, Roger;
Schoumacher, David

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