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Campaign `78 / Primaries #258624

CBS Evening News for Tuesday, Jun 06, 1978
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(Studio) Primary elecs. in 8 states noted; national focus on California vote on Proposition 13, with regard to property tax limits, mentioned.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(Los Angeles, California) Report on voting in California for Prop. 13. Prop. co-sponsor Howard JARVIS - says people want change and want to do it with ballot, not violence.] Voter turnout in areas like San Francisco, Los Angeles, San Diego and small towns and particularly in south California described. Concerns about loss of jobs and services if Prop. 13 passes noted. [California school SUPT. - states possible cuts that would be made in school system.] Republican primary to pick opponent to Governor Jerry Brown examined; Brown's opposition to Prop. 13 and support of measure by Republican candidates Evelle Younger and Edward Davis mentioned. Other Republican candidates and opponents of prop. are Ken Maddy and Pete Wilson. Ronald Reagan's voting in Pacific Palisades mentioned.
REPORTER: Terry Drinkwater

Cronkite, Walter;
Drinkwater, Terry

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