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Campaign `72 / California Challenge #223846

CBS Evening News for Tuesday, Jul 11, 1972
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(Studio) McGovern victory in California delegate challenge started events turning his way.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(Miami Beach, Florida) [Kansas State Senator Harold HERD - gives pep talk to McGovern faction of Kansas delegation before vote on California.] [Marvin SHAPIRO, of McGovern force - discusses California question with Kansas delegate. Muskie men also visit Kansas delegate.] Carlon Lawing, McGovern whip from Kansas, calls on Julian Bond to convince young black woman Kansas delegate to vote McGovern on California. [California delegate Willie BROWN - calls on convention to give him back his delegation.] [Arizona delegate Robert BEGAM - urges convention not to kick 151 non-McGovern delegates out.] Kansas votes 18 to 17 for McGovern on California issue. New York vote puts McGovern over top.
REPORTER: Charles Osgood

Cronkite, Walter;
Osgood, Charles

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