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Ford Campaign / Iowa #28963

ABC Evening News for Thursday, Oct 31, 1974
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(Studio) President Ford addresses self to farmer's complaints in Midwest campaign tour.
REPORTER: Howard K. Smith

(Sioux City, Iowa) Ford met at airport by Representative Wiley Mayne, member Judiciary Committee, who lost favor of constituents by supporting Nixon well beyond point of no return. He and Ford greet crowds. Democrat opponent, Berkley Bedell called Mayne a rubber stamp for Nixon. Cattlemen feel Nixon farm policy hurt their profit. [FORD - says this administration won't let foreign dairy producers compete against American dairymen in United States market with subsidized products. If Europeans reimpose duty on dairy products, United States to impose duties on their products. Says let's not give 1 party control as Democrats have had for 38 out of 42 years They've done bad job and should be replaced.] Ford going to 5 more states. He and Bob Hope to draw crowd to $500-plate dinner in California tonight.
REPORTER: Tom Jarriel

Jarriel, Tom;
Smith, Howard K.

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