CBS Evening News for Friday, Mar 21, 1975
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(Studio) Ford administration uses military collapse of Vietnam as lever to pry Indochina aid request through Congress
REPORTER: Roger Mudd
(DC) White House spokesperson Ron Nessen says Lon Nol and Thieu govts. doomed unless Congress approves more aid to Cambodia and South Vietnam. Secretary Defense James Schlesinger says Congress's plan to stop any aid to Indochina in 6 mos. amts. to death warrant for Lon Nol and Thieu govts. Polls show most Americans disagree with admin.'s position on more aid.
REPORTER: Bob Schieffer
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