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President Resignation / Ford #23929

ABC Evening News for Monday, Nov 05, 1973
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(Studio) Talk of President' resignation increases in DC. Senator Hugh Scott regrets Senator Edward Brooke's approval of Nixon's immediate resignation. House Speaker Carl Albert refuses to support Nixon's resignation. Vice President designate Gerald Ford asked to comment on resignation during his confirmation hearings.
REPORTER: Howard K. Smith

(Capitol Hill) [Senator Mark HATFIELD - asks Ford about possible advice to President to help restore Americans' confidence.] [FORD - believes President had no knowledge of Watergate and public wants Nixon to clear up Watergate with any evidence available.] [HATFIELD - asks if Nixon can save his presidency.] [FORD - thinks he can with cooperation and work from many people.]

Clark, Bob;
Smith, Howard K.

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