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Republicans / Article I Vote / Constituents #32555

ABC Evening News for Monday, Jul 29, 1974
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(Studio) 6 Republicans voting for article I of impeachment receive mixed reactions from constituents. Representatives Tom Railsback and William Cohen react to mail. Cohen visits constituents from Maine over wkend.
REPORTER: Harry Reasoner

(Bangor, ME) Citizens react to Republican Cohen's vote for impeachment. Cohen meets with eds. of paper to explain his decision. [COHEN - doesn't think he's in trouble politically for voting for impeachment.] Cohen explains reason for vote on statewide TV. [Staunchly Republican citizen Maria BROUNTAS - says she would vote for Cohen today although she doesn't think President should be impeached.] [Arthur BROUNTAS - unsure if he would vote for Richard Nixon for President today.]
REPORTER: Lem Tucker

Reasoner, Harry;
Tucker, Lem

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