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Campaign `72 / Ohio Primary #223262

CBS Evening News for Thursday, May 04, 1972
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(Studio) 2 days after Ohio primary, all votes have not been counted, but Humphrey still leads McGovern.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(Cleveland, Ohio) Federal Judge Frank Battisti orders new primary election for 4000 voters in suburban Cleveland, residents of 16 precincts where polls never opened. McGovern backers led by Howard Metzenbaum plea to have Federal supervision of Ohio vote count, but are refused. [METZENBAUM - questions accuracy of some precinct returns.] Humphrey and McGovern supporters and election officials disagree on ways to examine all Cuyahoga County returns.
REPORTER: Sylvia Chase

Reporter(s):
Chase, Sylvia;
Cronkite, Walter
Duration:
00:01:20

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