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Campaign `72 / McGovern In Michigan #224934

CBS Evening News for Friday, Sep 22, 1972
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(Studio) Senator George McGovern campaigns in Michigan, New York.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(Detroit, Michigan) McGovern addresses retail store employees' union. Accuses Nixon of exploiting busing issue for political purposes. [McGOVERN - says Nixon has failed to keep up quality in schools and uses busing issue to cover up.] [Vice President Spiro AGNEW - charges McGovern with more sympathy for North Vietnam than South Vietnam.] [McGOVERN - tells Agnew not to dare question his patriotism.] (Rochester, New York) McGovern stops in Rochester en route to Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. Will return to Washington, DC for Franklin Roosevelt style fireside chats on Vietnam war.
REPORTER: Bruce Morton

Cronkite, Walter;
Morton, Bruce

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