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Campaign `72 / Nebraska Primary #223303

CBS Evening News for Monday, May 08, 1972
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(Studio) Battle for Democratic Convention delegate votes has become 3-man race, with McGovern 1st, followed by Humphrey and Wallace. Tomorrow Humphrey and Wallace face West Virginia popularity contest; Humphrey and McGovern battle for delegates in Nebraska.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(Omaha, Nebraska) Senator Henry Jackson tagged Senator George McGovern the candidate for marijuana, amnesty, and abortion. [MCGOVERN - tries to correct the record on those issues.] Some hostility toward McGovern noted.
REPORTER: David Schoumacher

(Omaha, Nebraska) Senator Hubert Humphrey wins in Nebraska and West Virginia this week Says he is underdog in McGovern territory.
REPORTER: Michele Clark

Clark, Michele;
Cronkite, Walter;
Schoumacher, David

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