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Campaign 1976 / Dole / Rockefeller / New York / Platform #247991

CBS Evening News for Thursday, Sep 16, 1976
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(Studio) Republican Vice President choice Senator Robert Dole campaigns in New York; gets help from Vice President Nelson Rockefeller.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(NYC) Dole and Rockefeller kick off New York campaign in Buffalo. Dole has been stressing Republican platform conservatism; Rockefeller says it doesn't necessarily represent President's views on all matters. Dole asked his view. [DOLE - says unity doesn't mean unanimity; he and President are running on platform.] Rockefeller says he supports federalization of welfare payments, view not shared by Ford and Dole. [ROCKEFELLER - says government should take it over.] [DOLE - disagrees; says differing views worked out as in platform.] Two campaign in Rochester, New York and NYC; day's further activities noted.
REPORTER: Eric Engberg

(Studio) Incident with student hecklers in Binghamton, New York, noted.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

Cronkite, Walter;
Engberg, Eric

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