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Campaign 1976 / Ford / Reagan / California #246735

CBS Evening News for Friday, Jun 04, 1976
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(Studio) President Ford praises economy news. Report on latest California poll.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(California) [Ronald REAGAN - says don't anyone stay home because of latest Field poll which shows him beating Ford.] March poll shows Ford leading Reagan 47%-42%. Reagan led Ford 49%-39% in May poll. June poll shows Reagan lead of 56% to 32% for Ford. Reagan's California campaign manager, Lyn Nofziger,says his polls verify Field polls. Reagan leaves California for Ohio campaigning.
REPORTER: Terry Drinkwater

(Studio) California poll was far off mark in predicting 1972 California Democratic primary. Ford concedes underdog role but says his organization has detected shift of California undecided vote to him.

Cronkite, Walter;
Drinkwater, Terry

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