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CBS Evening News for Thursday, May 20, 1976
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(Studio) President Ford considers 3 alts. to court-ordered busing. He'll meet Friday with Attorney General Edward Levi to discuss possible Justice Department intervention in Boston busing.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(DC) Ford speaks to Kentucky reporters [FORD - says decision not made yet. Has consistently opposed court-ordered busing as way to quality education.] Ford denies busing disclosures made for political reasons; Kentucky primary is Tuesday. Ford says Louisville could be used as court test case to reexam. busing issue. Justice Department spokesperson discounts possibility of Louisville being used for test case. Levi rptdly. leaning toward Boston as test case.
REPORTER: Bob Schieffer (WHAS-TV)

Cronkite, Walter

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