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Campaign `72 / Republican Rules Committee #224343

CBS Evening News for Wednesday, Aug 16, 1972
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(Studio) Republican platform, rules, and credentials cmtes. meet in Miami Beach. Only conflict is between conservatives and liberals over rules changes for the future. Successor to Nixon as Republican candidate in 1976 in question.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(Miami Beach, Florida) Conservative plan for apportioning delegates to 1976 convention adopted. Plan enlarges or protects delegations from smaller states. Provides bonuses for states voting Republican in President election. Helps Vice President Agnew's chances for President nomination in 1976. Debate on issue will be heard before full convention
REPORTER: Morton Dean

Reporter(s):
Cronkite, Walter;
Dean, Morton
Duration:
00:01:20

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