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Campaign 1976 / Federal Election Commission / Ford / Florida / Miller #41952

ABC Evening News for Friday, Feb 27, 1976
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(Studio) Supreme Court gives Congress until March 22 to reorg. Federal Election Cmsn. (FEC). President Ford calls for fast congress action.
REPORTER: Harry Reasoner

(DC) [FORD - will veto any bill to create confusion and invite more delay in litigation.] 11 ex-Republican national chairperson endorse Ford. [Ex-Republican chairperson William MILLER - united in support of Ford.] Miller ran as Barry Goldwater's running mate in 1964. Ex-chairperson say not opposed to Ronald Reagan, but for Ford. Ford to campaign in Florida this wkend. He'll speak against Fidel Castro before 1000 Cubans becoming American citizens. To urge accelerated immigration.
REPORTER: Tom Jarriel

(Studio) Miller stopped at White House gate because not recognized. He did commercial for credit card company, saying no one recognized him.
REPORTER: Harry Reasoner

Jarriel, Tom;
Reasoner, Harry

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