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Agnew Speech / Hubert H. Humphrey / Muskie / Brooke #2710

ABC Evening News for Friday, Oct 24, 1969
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(Studio) News Secretary Ronald Ziegler says no government representative will be leashed when he goes out to make speech; referring to Agnew. HHH comments on Agnew moratorium remarks.
REPORTER: Howard K. Smith

(Tokyo, Japan) [Ex-Vice President Hubert H. HUMPHREY - says disagreed with Agnew's assessment of Moratorium Day. Admin. should have policy on these matters. Approves of Senator Edward Muskie's proposed 6-mo. ban of nuclear warhead weapons. Agnew wrong on score Hope it's not administration's view.]
REPORTER: Lou Cioffi

(Studio) Agnew accused Muskie of playing Russian roulette with national security by proposing delay of MIRV tests. Senator Edward Brooke feels Agnew embarrassed Republicans and administration with comments.
REPORTER: Howard K. Smith

Cioffi, Lou;
Smith, Howard K.

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