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Blacks and The President #289468

CBS Evening News for Thursday, Mar 31, 1983
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(Studio) Report introduced
REPORTER: Bob Schieffer

(NYC) Blacks' support for Hubert Humphrey in 1968 presidential campaign recalled. [1968, HUMPHREY - campaigns.] Mvt. to have black presidential candidate examined. [Jesse JACKSON - doesn't think any white candidate representatives blacks.] [Mayor Andrew YOUNG - thinks working from within is more advantageous.] Pros and cons of black candidacy outlined on screen, discussed; implications of Harold Washington's mayoral campaign in Chicago, Illinois, considered. [Shirley CHISHOLM - thinks a defeat of Washington signifies racism.] [JACKSON - is considering running.]
REPORTER: Bruce Morton

Morton, Bruce;
Schieffer, Bob

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