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South Vietnam / Cong. Action #239654

CBS Evening News for Wednesday, Apr 23, 1975
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(Studio) Congress deals with some loose ends of Vietnam war.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(DC) Senator approves legislature giving President authority to use American troops to evacuate Americans from Saigon and an unspecified number of South Vietnam. $250 million approved for American evacuation costs and humanitarian aid for South Vietnam. Most controversy ctrs. around provision for use of military troops. Senators Hubert Humphrey, Dick Clark react to controversy. House struggles with similar bill.
REPORTER: Roger Mudd Artist: Howard Brodie

(Studio) New Harris survey polls Americans' feelings toward sending military troops into South Vietnam for evacuation purposes.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

Cronkite, Walter;
Mudd, Roger

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