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Campaign `72 / McGovern-Muskie #224643

CBS Evening News for Friday, Aug 04, 1972
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(Studio) Democratic Presidential nominee, Senator George McGovern, apparently has asked Senator Edmund Muskie to replace Senator Thomas Eagleton on 1972 Democratic ticket.
REPORTER: Roger Mudd

(DC) Muskie flies to Maine to consider Vice President offer, and talk with his wife Jane, who opposes it.
REPORTER: Bruce Morton

(Capitol) [MCGOVERN - refuses to comment on Muskie bid.]
REPORTER: Connie Chung

(DC) If Muskie says no, Kennedy in-law Sargent Shriver and Senator Frank Church said high on list of possibilities.
REPORTER: Bruce Morton

Chung, Connie;
Morton, Bruce;
Mudd, Roger

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