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Mansfield To Retire #42584

ABC Evening News for Thursday, Mar 04, 1976
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(Studio) Senator Mike Mansfield won't run for reelection this year Majority leader job will be open.
REPORTER: HR

(DC) Characteristics of Mansfield leadership noted. Old films of events in his career shown. Opposition to Vietnam war noted. [MANSFIELD - listing proudest achievements, notes: Watergate investigation, intelligence investigation, 18 year old vote, saving of Flat Head Lake (MT) from Army Engineers after World War II.] Robert Byrd, Hubert Humphrey, Edward Kennedy noted as possible Mansfield successors.
REPORTER: Bob Clark

(Studio) More on Mansfield retirement later.
REPORTER: Harry Reasoner

Reporter(s):
Clark, Bob;
Reasoner, Harry
Duration:
00:02:00

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