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House / Presidential Debates #435

ABC Evening News for Wednesday, Oct 09, 1968
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(Studio) House passes bill to make possible 3-way President debates. Senate expected to approve House version. Richard Nixon insists he'll only debate with Vice President Hubert H. Humphrey, not George Wallace. Longest House session since 1853.
REPORTER: Frank Reynolds

(DC) Delaying tactics used by Republicans Doors locked at 1 point to keep anyone from leaving. [Representative Don. RUMSFELD - says important that Congress and election reform bills be heard this year] [Representative Robert TAFT, JR. - says Democrats showed degree they'd go to prevent bills from coming up in Congress Democrats just pushing through bills that they want.]
REPORTER: Irv Chapman

Chapman, Irv;
Reynolds, Frank

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