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Election 1976 / McCarthy #243672

CBS Evening News for Friday, Nov 05, 1976
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(Studio) Candidacy of Eugene McCarthy may have denied Carter 4 states, Iowa, ME, Oklahoma and OR. McCarthy has news conference today.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(DC) McCarthy says now people will find out what Carter administration will be like. [McCARTHY - says that cntry.'s acceptance of 3rd party candidate and impact on election is good.] McCarthy says future independent candidacies will be weakened as he was excluded from debates. [McCARTHY - notes influence of League of Women Voters and network heads.] McCarthy says he might run again in 1980; is asked if he'll become independent Harold Stassen. [McCARTHY - says it's possible, but there are differences in what he and Stassen have accomplished.]
REPORTER: Fred Graham

Cronkite, Walter;
Graham, Fred

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