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Sandman / President / Cong. Election #33084

ABC Evening News for Monday, Aug 05, 1974
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(Studio) Representative Charles Sandman staunch defender of Pres, during House Judiciary Committee debates. ABC followed Sandman to home state last wkend.
REPORTER: Harry Reasoner

(Cape May, New Jersey) Sandman says mail running 5 to 1 in favor of his stand. Sandman seems probable choice for reelection to Congress [SANDMAN - says he's not defender of President, but defender of Const.] Opponent in cong. election, William Hughes, plans to portray Sandman as defender of President [HUGHES - believes impeachment an issue in upcoming election. Doesn't believe Sandman reflects views of 2nd congress district.]
REPORTER: Stephen Geer

(Studio) Sandman says President' announcement has changed his view; plans to return home with new assessment of situation.
REPORTER: Harry Reasoner

Reporter(s):
Geer, Stephen;
Reasoner, Harry
Duration:
00:03:50

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