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Rockefeller / Jackson #42945

ABC Evening News for Thursday, Apr 22, 1976
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(Studio) "Atlanta Journal" reports Vice President Nelson Rockefeller saying staff of Senator Henry Jackson infiltrated by Communist
REPORTER: Harry Reasoner

(Detroit, Michigan) Jackson campaigns in Michigan and Ohio. Rockefeller supposedly named ex-Communist on Jackson's staff and implicated Jackson's national security adviser, Dr. Dorothy Fosdick, by saying she once worked for Alger Hiss. [JACKSON - commends Dr. Fosdick and condemns Rockefeller.]
REPORTER: Barrie Dunsmore

(Cleveland, Ohio) Jackson recs. Rockefeller telegram saying he had made no charges and could not, therefore, withdraw charges. [JACKSON - says allegations, reminiscent of Joseph McCarthy era, bring dishonor to Rockefeller and White House's reputation. ] Jackson has recently been dispirited due to suggestions he is stalking horse for Hubert Humphrey.
REPORTER: Barrie Dunsmore

Dunsmore, Barrie;
Reasoner, Harry

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