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Rockefeller / Confirmation #29302

ABC Evening News for Friday, Nov 22, 1974
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(Studio) Senator Rules Committee unanimously votes to recommend approval of Vice President Nelson Rockefeller in full Senator
REPORTER: Howard K. Smith

(DC) Senators Howard Cannon and Robert Byrd most critical questioners at Rockefeller's 2nd round of hearings before Senator Rules Committee [CANNON - believes vote indicates sense of reassurance gotten from Rockefeller after his 2nd appearance.] [BYRD - discusses reasons behind his vote.] [ROCKEFELLER - believes he'll have more trouble getting favorable vote in House Judiciary Committee than he did in Senate Rules Committee; details given.] Confirmation by both hses. of Congress appears almost certain.

Clark, Bob;
Smith, Howard K.

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