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Campaign 1976 / Jackson / Carter #244367

CBS Evening News for Tuesday, Feb 17, 1976
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(Studio) Senator Henry Jackson attacks Jimmy Carter.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(Tallahassee, Florida) [JACKSON - speaks of Carter's political promises and how they conflict.]
REPORTER: Lesley Stahl

(Massachusetts) [CARTER - says makes same statement about defense everywhere. Jackson likes to be combative and get headlines; Jackson sees him as major challenge. Likes "Scoop" very much. Positions on labor the same as when candidate in Georgia.] (Tallahassee, Florida) Carter calls Florida primary a race between him and Wallace. Jackson wants to be contender.
REPORTER: Ed Rabel, Lesley Stahl

(Studio) Jackson's federal tax returns for past 5 years made public. Finances noted. Gave speaking funds to charity. 14% of income paid as taxes.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

Cronkite, Walter;
Rabel, Ed;
Stahl, Lesley

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