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(Studio) James Buckley's stand puts many conservatives and Republicans on spot.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite
(Capitol Hill) Senator Republican leader Hugh Scott, Senators Robert Griffin, John Tower, and Howard Baker refuse comment on Buckley's statement. Senator Barry Goldwater disagrees with Buckley; Senators Strom Thurmond and Wallace Bennett agree with Goldwater. [Senator Bill BROCK - admits Buckley's statement will have impact, but personal view unchanged.] [Senator Jesse HELMS - hopes conservatives won't advocate President resign without justification.] [Vice President Gerald FORD - doesn't think President should resign because no charges have been placed against him.]
REPORTER: Bruce Morton
- Cronkite, Walter;
- Morton, Bruce
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