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Illinois Politics / Daley Machine #244905

CBS Evening News for Wednesday, Mar 17, 1976
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(Studio) Mayor Richard J. Daley and his gubernatorial candidate celebrate their victory.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(Chicago, Illinois) Daley leads Saint Patrick's Day parade, along with his gov.'s choice, Michael Howlett, and his political machine. [WALKER - says Daley's machine responsible for his loss.] Daley candidate loses in bid to unseat Representative Ralph Metcalfe. [METCALFE - says Daley is political dictator.] [DALEY - says governor's race was the big contest.] Daley is still "the boss."
REPORTER: Bill Plante

Cronkite, Walter;
Plante, Bill

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