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Panama Canal #254804

CBS Evening News for Thursday, Jan 26, 1978
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(Studio) Senate Foreign Relations Committee hearings on Panama Canal treaties said ended.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(DC) Hearing film shown; Robert Byrd testifies at hearing. [BYRD - fears results if treaties not ratified.] Robert Griffin's opposition to treaties noted.] [GRIFFIN - believes treaties flawed.] White House action to persuade Florida Senator Richard Stone in behalf of treaties noted. Stone quoted. Byrd quoted with regard to request of Carter to make 2 television addresses promoting treaties. 1st said set February 1.
REPORTER: Phil Jones

Reporter(s):
Cronkite, Walter;
Jones, Phil
Duration:
00:02:10

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