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CBS Evening News for Wednesday, Mar 19, 1986
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(Studio: Dan Rather) Report introduced.

(Chicago, Illinois: Ned Potter) Concern over right-wing extremist and follower of Lyndon LaRouche cult Mark Fairchild's victory in Illinois's Democratic primary, placing him on ticket with Adlai Stevenson, examined; scenes shown. [FAIRCHILD - attributes his success to rebellious voters; explains.] LaRouche recalled suggesting Walter Mondale was KGB agent; commercial shown. Another LaRouche follower noted leading race for Illinois secretary state. [FAIRCHILD - criticizes Stevenson.] [Stevenson aide David AXELROD - attributes Fairchild's success to voter apathy.]

Potter, Ned;
Rather, Dan

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