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CBS Evening News for Friday, May 21, 1976
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(Studio) Federal Election Commission is back in action.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(DC) Senate committee okays ex-Illinois Representative William Springer to be 6th Federal Election Commission member FEC sworn in in Rose Garden. [FORD - says Federal Election Commission put back into business after long delays. Once again there is a watchdog over election process.] Swearing in delayed by Ford until 6th member okayed. $3.2 million in federal matching funds certified. Ford to receive $1.3 million. Reagan gets $500,000; Jimmy Carter gets $430,000.
REPORTER: Bob Schieffer

Cronkite, Walter;
Schieffer, Bob

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