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Campaign 1976 / Poll / Florida #245278

CBS Evening News for Tuesday, Mar 09, 1976
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(Studio) Report on "CBS-New York Times" poll of Florida voters.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(Florida) Florida poll shows that 67% of Republicans over 65 for Ford; 33% for Reagan. 56% think Ford doing good job. 55% think worst of recession past. Carter gets 31% liberal vote; 31% conservative vote and 36% of moderate vote. Wallace and Jackson vote compared. Carter runs ahead with Catholic vote; Wallace has Protestants and Jackson has Jewish vote. Pennsylvania Governor Milton Shapp, who is Jewish, recs. 11% compared to 65% for Jackson. Carter moving ahead of Wallace. He's probably considered to have chance at being 1st deep 5. president in modern times.
REPORTER: Roger Mudd

(Studio) More on Florida primary to come.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

Cronkite, Walter;
Mudd, Roger

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