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Campaign 1976 / Pennsylvania / Democrats #245568

CBS Evening News for Friday, Apr 23, 1976
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(Studio) Chairperson of Pennsylvania labor committee for Senator Henry Jackson,James Flagg, says it's all over if Jimmy Carter wins beauty contest.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(Pennsylvania) Pennsylvania fits Jackson's style and strategy. Pennsylvania described with regard to its economy, pols. and people. Mayor Frank Rizzo controls Philadelphia's political machine. Jackson's victory chances rest with Rizzo and 2 AFL-CIO leaders, Edward Toohey, and James Mahoney. Many union leaders wish Senator Hubert H. Humphrey was on ballot. [JACKSON - calls for full employment, strong defense and growing American] Carter campaigns with Pittsburgh's anti-machine mayor, Peter Flaherty. [CARTER - says Jackson helped by Rizzo who uses political machine.] Most of college-educated liberals in Pennsylvania, who would normally be for Representative Morris Udall, are Republicans George Wallace not considered factor.
REPORTER: Roger Mudd

(Studio) Carter issues economy position paper. Goals include: cutting unemployment rate, ending deficit spending and balanced budget by 1979.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

Reporter(s):
Cronkite, Walter;
Mudd, Roger
Duration:
00:04:00

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