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England / Callaghan Defeat #262816

CBS Evening News for Wednesday, Mar 28, 1979
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(Studio) Prime Min. James Callaghan's defeat in parliamentary vote of confidence reported New elecs. said expected in May.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(London, England) Callaghan rptdly. spent day lobbying for support of vote of confidence; films shown. Opposition leader Margaret Thatcher mentioned, shown. Thatcher's accusations against Callaghan's leadership and Labor party with regard to government policy outlined. [Voice of THATCHER - calls for vote of confidence with regard to Labor party] Callaghan's defense of policies cited. [Voice of CALLAGHAN - asks for confidence of House and cntry.] Defeat of Labor government noted. [MAN - announces vote results.] Callaghan's and Thatcher's campaign platforms outlined.
REPORTER: Mike Lee Artist: John Holder

Cronkite, Walter;
Lee, Mike

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