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Campaign `72 / Republican Rules Committee #224306

CBS Evening News for Monday, Aug 14, 1972
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(Studio) Proposed reforms to open Republican Party to more women, youth, and blacks in 1976 feared by some to be stop Agnew drive. All agree that conv. delegates should not have to meet quotas.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(Miami Beach, Florida) [Republican delegate says state delegations can mirror make-up of state's population without quota system.] [Clark REED - says liberal Republicans have been unable to elect candidate of their liking, such as Senator Percy, so they try to enact reforms (which will lead to chaos Democrats had this time) so they can capture control of party] [Senator Chas. PERCY - knows of no stop Agnew in `76 movement Is more concerned with unity in `72.]
REPORTER: Morton Dean

Cronkite, Walter;
Dean, Morton

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