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Campaign 1976 / Pennsylvania Primary / Udall / Jackson / Delegates #245650

CBS Evening News for Wednesday, Apr 28, 1976
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(Studio) Representative Morris Udall to stay in presidential race. He compares Carter's conservative policies to Ford's. Report on changes in Senate Henry Jackson's campaign.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(DC) Jackson to redirect his campaign to issue-oriented broadcast appearances and curtail traditional activities. [JACKSON - says one can avoid issues in campaign and do better. Press loves air of mystery.] Trip to IN canceled. Some Jackson workers look for new jobs.
REPORTER: Eric Engberg

(Pennsylvania) Pennsylvania labor and political bosses used Jackson as substitute for Humphrey. Democrat professionals will have to figure out why Carter keeps winning. Democrat race won't be over until Hubert H. Humphrey makes his move. With ea. Carter win, the risk of Humphrey effort failing increases
REPORTER: Roger Mudd

(Studio) Carter wins 37% of Pennsylvania vote; 25% for Jackson and 19% for Udall. George Wallace, Ellen McCormack and 3 other dropouts share 19% vote. Voter totals noted. Incling. Pennsylvania delegate votes, Carter has 331 delegates. There are 199 for Jackson; 173 for Udall; 108 for Wallace, 152 for others and 224 uncommitted.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

Cronkite, Walter;
Engberg, Eric;
Mudd, Roger

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