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McGovern / Cong. Race #33389

ABC Evening News for Friday, Sep 20, 1974
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(Studio) Senator George McGovern campaigns in South Dakota to regain congress seat.
REPORTER: Harry Reasoner

(Sioux Falls, South Dakota) Ex-POW Leo Thorsness chosen as Republican candidate to run against McGovern. [THORSNESS - doesn't approve of McGovern's stance on Vietnam war.] McGovern's campaign style discussed. Representative Peter Rodino speaks in South Dakota hopefully to boost McGovern back in Congress [McGOVERN - doesn't think Thorsness can depend on war hero status to win himself Senate seat; central issues must be considered.]
REPORTER: Frank Reynolds

Reasoner, Harry;
Reynolds, Frank

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