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Cambodia / Bombing Halt Vote #26081

ABC Evening News for Thursday, May 31, 1973
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(Studio) Senator votes 63-19 to cut all funds Cambodia bombing.
REPORTER: Howard K. Smith

(Capitol Hill) President supporters try stop vote. Ohio Senator Robert Taft wanted limit bombing to North Vietnam forces in Cambodia. Senator Dole suggested President order bombing till more information on POWs given. Mike Mansfield says continued bombing leads to more war. Senator Tom Eagleton brings bombing halt amendment before Senator [EAGLETON - believes vote means Americans tired of involvement and bombing S.E. Asia.]

Clark, Bob;
Smith, Howard K.

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