ABC Evening News for Wednesday, Apr 17, 1974
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(Studio) Nixon campaigned in Michigan 8th congress district for Republican candidate James Sparling; didn't help Sparling.
REPORTER: Harry Reasoner
(Cass City, Michigan) Democratic candidate Traxler wins. [Cass City RESIDENT - says voted Democrat 2 years ago voted Republican but lost faith in Republican party Says her vote was an anti-Nixon vote.] [Cass City RESIDENT - says used to be Republican, but voted Democrat] [J. Robert TRAXLER - says opponent lived in White House on Pennsylvania Ave.] [James M. SPARLING - says doesn't blame President or anyone else for defeat. Glad Nixon came.] Few people believe that Sparling was the big loser.
REPORTER: Frank Reynolds
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