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President / Chicago / Question-Answer Session #233403

CBS Evening News for Friday, Mar 15, 1974
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(Studio) President holds question-answer session at execs.' club in Chicago, Illinois.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(Chicago, Illinois) [PRES. - urges young people to get in pols.; reasons given.] President takes pot shot at Senator Charles Percy during question-answer session; details reviewed. Nixon questioned about Watergate's effect on nation and possible resignation. [PRES. - admits Watergate has had far-reaching effects. Refuses to resign office because he's not guilty.] President doesn't clear up confusion with regard to his statements on hush money for Watergate defendants. [On another subject, NIXON - warns against West Europe's hostile stance toward US.] President shakes hands with Chicago Mayor Richard Daley.
REPORTER: Dan Rather

Cronkite, Walter;
Rather, Dan

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