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Campaign 1976 / Primaries / New York Senate Race #247926

CBS Evening News for Monday, Sep 13, 1976
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(Studio) Dozen states holding senate and gubernatorial primaries Tuesday For some, like Minnesota's Hubert Humphrey and Massachusetts's Ted Kennedy, it's formality; but New York Senate race crowded and close.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(NYC) Senator James Buckley has 6 opponents in race: Republican Representative Peter Peyser and Democrats Dan. Patrick Moynihan, Representative Bella Abzug, Paul O'Dwyer, Ramsey Clark and Abraham Hirschfeld. Moynihan and Abzug front runners. [ABZUG - says Moynihan tactics reminiscent of Nixon tricks.] [MOYNIHAN - says if anyone thinks serving President of United States is matter to explain or apologize for, they don't think as he does.] All candidates backgrounds and support noted.
REPORTER: David Culhane

Cronkite, Walter;
Culhane, David

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