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Campaign `72 / Republican Convention and Rules #224443

CBS Evening News for Tuesday, Aug 22, 1972
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(Studio) President Nixon arrives in Miami, Florida, before his renom. as President at Republican national convention Conservatives and smaller states win floor fight over apportionment of delegates to 1976 convention as passed by rules committee
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(Miami Beach, Florida) [WI delegate Representative William STEIGER - argues for compromise plank granting liberals, urban states more power.] [Rules committee chairperson William CRAMER - defends majority formula.] [Representative convention chairperson Representative Gerald FORD - announces vote against Steiger amendment.]
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite (Narrates)

Cronkite, Walter

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