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CBS News-New York Times Poll / Florida Primary #244767

CBS Evening News for Wednesday, Mar 10, 1976
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(Studio) 1500 surveyed at random with regard to Florida primary.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(NYC) Polls shows Carter only Democratic candidate who can beat Gerald Ford in Florida. Jackson, Udall, Wallace, Hubert Humphrey would lose against Ford. Humphrey, if on Florida primary ballot, would have got 30%, draining votes from all others, but chiefly from Jackson. Carter won in every category, except over-65 voters, who went with Jackson. Jackson supporters include newcomers to Florida from outside South Carter had strongest showing for honesty and leadership Poll showed Ford with victory among all groups. Ronald Reagan did not gain ground on detente. Ford won over Reagan for honesty; chances to win in November Reagan got it for ability and leadership
REPORTER: David Culhane

Cronkite, Walter;
Culhane, David

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