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President' Resignation / Buckley #30593

ABC Evening News for Tuesday, Mar 19, 1974
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(Studio) Senator James Buckley urges President to resign.
REPORTER: Howard K. Smith

(Capitol Hill) Buckley comes to conclusion after agonizing over best solution to Watergate stigma. [BUCKLEY - requests President resign to preserve presidency.] Senator Barry Goldwater disagrees with Buckley's stand. Senator Bob Griffin admits Buckley's statement to have profound impact.
REPORTER: Bob Clark

(DC) Vice President Gerald Ford speaks to high school students this a.m. [FORD - doesn't think President should resign because he hasn't been found guilty.] Ford refuses to look at White House evidence that Senator Hugh Scott insists proves President' innocence and John Dean's guilt.
REPORTER: Bill Zimmerman

(Andrews AFB) White House unprepared for Buckley's viewpoint. President flies to Houston, Texas, for press conf.; Buckley's statement to be hot topic.
REPORTER: Tom Jarriel

(Studio) ABC to carry President' appearance before National Association of Broadcasters live beginning at 8 p.m. EDT.
REPORTER: Howard K. Smith

Reporter(s):
Clark, Bob;
Jarriel, Tom;
Smith, Howard K.;
Zimmerman, Bill
Duration:
00:05:40

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