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Amnesty Reactions / US #248573

CBS Evening News for Friday, Jan 21, 1977
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(Studio) Other reactions to amnesty plan noted. [Barry GOLDWATER - is disappointed in plan and thinks it's disgraceful.] [American Legion Michael SCHLEE - is sure there'll be some displays of unhappiness and disappointments on behalf of American people and American Legion; demonstrations possible.] [VFW, Cooper HOLT - doesn't think returning evaders will be welcome in small communities across US.] [Senator James ABOUREZK - thinks that since Nixon didn't have to "earn his way back," the evaders shouldn't either.] [General William WESTMORELAND - hopes Carter s decision won't be divisive act that will weaken country militarily.]
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

Cronkite, Walter

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