CBS Evening News for Sunday, Jun 20, 1976
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(Studio) Democratic party rule's committee approves 2 proposals to give minorities bigger say in party affairs. Committee rejects return to quota system.
REPORTER: Bob Schieffer
(DC) Committee meeting runs smooth following last night's debate between Jimmy Carter forces and black Democrats; details of debate outlined. [Rules committee member David DINKINS - says unless minorities given a bigger voice, troops to be hard to rally.] Averell Harriman presents compromise rule for male and female delegates. [HARRIMAN - believes quota concept undemo.] [Rules committee member Beverly ROBINSON - believes equal delegate representation needed for men and women.]
REPORTER: Connie Chung
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