CBS Evening News for Thursday, Oct 21, 1976
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(Studio) Stella Hackel in Vermont and Dixy Lee Ray in Washington seek governor's office. Ella Grasso cited.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite
(Seattle, WA) Ray's background noted, include time spent in Washington, DC as chairperson of Atomic Energy Commission Ray's opponent is John Spellman. [SPELLMAN - chgs. opponent has narrow view.] [RAY - says technology now government issue.] Differences and similarities of candidates noted; Ray advocates nuclear power. [SPELLMAN - says Ray oversells nuclear energy.] [RAY - cites views with regard to environmental groups.] One other issue separating two in close race is Kingdome, home of Seattle Seahawks football team; details noted.
REPORTER: Lesley Stahl
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