Search the Archive

Democrats / Mini-Convention #30007

ABC Evening News for Friday, Dec 06, 1974
View other clips in this broadcast →

Material supplied by VTNA may be used for educational analysis or research only. Any editing, reproduction, publication, rebroadcast, public showing or public display may be prohibited by copyright laws.

(Studio) Democrats holding mini-convention in Kansas City, Missouri.
REPORTER: Harry Reasoner

(Kansas City, Missouri) [Democratic party chairperson Robert STRAUSS - calls meeting to order.] Topics of discussion at convention outlined. Democrats display surprising amt. of unity. [Mayor Richard DALEY - believes Democrats have new spirit of cooperation. Ready to let bygones be bygones.]
REPORTER: Frank Reynolds

(Kansas City, Missouri) On topic of minority representative, Democratic charter reads no mandatory quotas to be enforced this election year
REPORTER: Herbert Kaplow

(Kansas City, Missouri) Possible `76 presidential candidates hustling delegates in Kansas City as if it were `76. Senator Henry Jackson, Representative Morris Udall, Senator Lloyd Bentsen and Governor George Wallace among those considered good possibilities for `76 race.

(Kansas City, Missouri) House speaker Carl Albert, majority leader Tip O'Neill and Senate Democratic whip Robert Byrd to address convention tonight.
REPORTER: Frank Reynolds

Clark, Bob;
Kaplow, Herbert;
Reasoner, Harry;
Reynolds, Frank

Note to sponsor members: The Vanderbilt Television News Archive video player requires a modern operating system and browser to work properly. If you are experiencing playback problems, check the minimum requirements and adjust your setup accordingly. After adjustments, if you continue to experience problems, please contact us.

Welcome! Above is the abstract of the item that you're interested in viewing from the Vanderbilt Television News Archive's collection. You have three options if you'd like to view this item:

  • You may request a loan of this video by registering on our website and placing an order.
  • You may visit the Television News Archive on the Vanderbilt campus to view on-site from the Archive's collection.
  • If you are associated with a college or university, you may ask your library if they would like to become a sponsor, which would give students and faculty at your institution the ability to view items from our collection.

If you believe that you are associated with a sponsoring college or university and have received this message in error, please let us know.