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Rockefeller / South #241638

CBS Evening News for Wednesday, Aug 27, 1975
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(Studio) Vice President Nelson Rockefeller visits South
REPORTER: Roger Mudd

(Mobile, Alabama) Rockefeller attends lieutenant governor's dinner. [Governor George WALLACE - says party hierarchy doesn't get along well with Rockefeller and me.] Rockefeller's speech dealt with excessive spending for social welfare. Vice President attends breakfast with Republican leaders [Representative Alabama national committee Perry HOOPER - says Vice President's visit gives chance for dialogue with people.]
REPORTER: Connie Chung

(Columbia, SC) Vice President lunches with Governor James Edwards, who supports Ronald Reagan, and Senator Strom Thurmond. [ROCKEFELLER - says concerned over drift to government centralization. ] Vice President says no South strategy.
REPORTER: No reporter given

Chung, Connie;
Mudd, Roger

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