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Campaign `72 / Demo. Credentials Committee #223654

CBS Evening News for Wednesday, Jun 28, 1972
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(Studio) Democratic credentials committee considers challenge to Georgia delegation.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(DC) McGovern forces fight; challenge to Georgia delegation upheld. More blacks, women, and young people must be include It appears McGovern has strength to defeat California challenge to be aired tomorrow. He is, however, on the spot over Illinois challenge. If he supports challenge, he risks losing Chicago Mayor Richard Daley's backing; otherwise, he will anger reformers. [Ms. Barbara HILLMAN - says Daley's hooligans invaded Illinois caucus mtgs.; challengers' attorney spat on and kicked. Therefore, compromise refused.] [Daley challenger William SINGER - says McGovern emissary, Frank Mankiewicz, urges him to compromise.]
REPORTER: Morton Dean

(Chicago, Illinois) [DALEY - says he told Mankiewicz he was willing to compromise.]
REPORTER: Bill Plante

(DC) Mankiewicz says neither side considers matter uncompromisable.
REPORTER: Morton Dean

Cronkite, Walter;
Dean, Morton;
Plante, Bill

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