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Albert / Lame Duck Congress / Rockefeller Vice President Nom. #231859

CBS Evening News for Tuesday, Nov 12, 1974
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(Studio) House speaker Carl Albert says major economy legislature not high priority among majority Democrats
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(DC) Albert questioned about explaining congress stance to American people. [ALBERT - says there's only 2 more mos. till new Congress comes. in. Doesn't determine all policies with regard to legislature just because he's leader of House Doesn't think Americans expect Congress to turn inflation around before Thanksgiving.]
REPORTER: Roger Mudd

(Studio) Albert says he and President Ford discussed Vice President nomination of Nelson Rockefeller. Rockefeller to appear before reconvened confirmation hearings.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(DC) [ROCKEFELLER - says he's hopeful he'll be apptd. Vice President]
REPORTER: Connie Chung

Chung, Connie;
Cronkite, Walter;
Mudd, Roger

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