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Republican Leadership / Statement Endorses 2-Party System #239049

CBS Evening News for Thursday, Mar 13, 1975
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(Studio) Republican conservative wing recently flirts with 3rd party movement. GOP House leadership makes counter move.
REPORTER: Roger Mudd

(Capitol Hill) Republicans say statement meant to endorse President Ford and warn against 3rd party movement. [Representative John ANDERSON - thinks it would be disastrous to split up Republican party to form 3rd party] [Representative John RHODES - believes 3rd party would only serve to elect those persons with political philosophies completely different from 3rd party views.] [Representative Philip CRANE - refuses to sign statement because it's loyalty oath.] Republican statement of support being circulated among Republican Senators and govs.
REPORTER: Barry Serafin

Reporter(s):
Mudd, Roger;
Serafin, Barry
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