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War Power Bill / Cong. Overrides Veto #226544

CBS Evening News for Wednesday, Nov 07, 1973
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(Studio) Congress overrides Pres,' veto of war power bill. Bill reviewed.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(Capitol Hill) House vote brings on veto upset. [Representative Louis WYMAN - hopes media won't interpret Republican vote as rejection of Nixon's foreign policy.] [Representative William DICKINSON - insists Republican vote can't be interpreted as "no confidence" vote for President] [Representative William MAILLIARD - believes Watergate and perhaps off-yr. elections moved votes from 1 side to the other.] [President' News Secretary Ronald ZIEGLER - states veto upset to cause grave consequences in world stability.] Majority leader Tip O'Neill believes President can deal with Congress if he can deal with foreign problems.
REPORTER: Bruce Morton

Cronkite, Walter;
Morton, Bruce

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