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Carter / Vice President / Muskie / Democratic Convention / Planks #247224

CBS Evening News for Monday, Jul 05, 1976
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(Studio) Jimmy Carter meets with potential Vice President, Senator Edmund Muskie.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(Plains, Georgia) Carter and Muskie talked for 3 hrs. [CARTER - tells Muskie about Plains pecans.] Other possible V.P.s are: Senators Frank Church, Walter Mondale, John Glenn, Henry Jackson and Adlai Stevenson; and Representative Peter Rodino. [CARTER - says Muskie completely qualified to be President Will keep open mind about future.] [MUSKIE - says would be interested in meaningful Vice President's job.] Carter to invite each potential Vice President to Plains.

(Studio) George Wallace to present Democrat plank for government reform. Coretta King to present civil rights plank and Mayor Richard Daley to present plank on cities. 1 Democrat proposal calls for guaranteed minimum income for the poor.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

Cronkite, Walter;
Rabel, Ed

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