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Campaign 1976 / Wisconsin and New York Primaries / Democrats #43132

ABC Evening News for Wednesday, Apr 07, 1976
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(Studio) Representative Morris Udall came in 1st in Wisconsin last night; by morning Jimmy Carter edged him out.
REPORTER: Harry Reasoner

(Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania) Carter meets with union members at Pennsylvania AFL-CIO convention Their hearts belong to Senators Henry Jackson and Hubert H. Humphrey. Representative Morris Udall visited union members also. [CARTER - says wouldn't want to disrupt natural inclinations of people to live in ethnic neighborhoods. But if someone wants to move in neighborhood, would fight for that family's right to do so.] Pennsylvania primary important to Carter.
REPORTER: Sam Donaldson

(Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania) Udall campaigns with labor leaders [UDALL - says Carter seems to be on side of ethnics and against minorities but wants his black support to continue] Udall criticism of Carter noted.
REPORTER: Don Farmer

(Studio) George Wallace finished poor 3rd behind Carter and Udall. Carter recd. 37%; 36% for Udall; 13% for Wallace; 7% for Jackson; 4% for Ellen McCormack, and 1% for Fred Harris. Vote totals noted. Harris calls news conference for Thursday; may withdraw from race. Jackson didn't do as well in New York as he wanted to.
REPORTER: Harry Reasoner

(New York) [JACKSON - says got landslide but missed major vote.] [JACKSON - tells reporters he predicts win in Pennsylvania.] His image is that of hard-lime, Pro-Israel, anti-USSR conservative. Jackson's record is as liberal as any of opponents.
REPORTER: Barrie Dunsmore

(Studio) There are 274 Democrat delegates in New York. Jackson received 100; 70 for Udall; 65 uncommitted and 35 for Carter.
REPORTER: Harry Reasoner

Donaldson, Sam;
Dunsmore, Barrie;
Farmer, Don;
Reasoner, Harry

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