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Haynsworth / Opposition #2599

ABC Evening News for Thursday, Oct 02, 1969
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(Studio) Storm dvps. over Judge Clement Haynsworth's nomination.
REPORTER: Howard K. Smith

(DC) President Nixon talks with Republican leaders He stands by nomination, and Judge isn't backing out. Senator James Eastland confirms report President Nixon leaves for wkend. in Florida.
REPORTER: Tom Jarriel

(Studio) Matter not brought to rest.
REPORTER: Howard K. Smith

(DC) Senator Margaret Chase Smith writes the President she can't back Judge Haynsworth. Senators Ralph Smith and Charles Goodell also opposed. [GOODELL - says Congress won't act on partisan grounds. Believes Judge will be defeated.] President Nixon courts defeat if he lets vote go to Senator

(Studio) Senator Judiciary Committee to discuss issue Wednesday
REPORTER: Howard K. Smith

Clark, Bob;
Jarriel, Tom;
Smith, Howard K.

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