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CBS Evening News for Monday, Feb 16, 1976
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(Studio) President Ford sends to Congress proposals for remaking Federal Election Cmsn. (FEC) fit Supreme Court ruling. Speaks to high school educators and meets with advisers with regard to reorg. of intelligence agencies.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(DC) Ford nay hold news conference with regard to intelligence reorg. [FORD - speaks to high school principals about complexities of federal aid.] [FORD - says Federal Election Commission becomes chief instrument for achieving clean federal elections. Public confidence will be eroded and door opened to abuses if it becomes empty shell.] Ford's plan calls for 6 members named by President and consented to by Senator
REPORTER: Phil Jones

Cronkite, Walter;
Jones, Phil

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