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NBC Evening News for Tuesday, Oct 29, 1968
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(Studio) Senator Eugene McCarthy announces support for Vice President Hubert H. Humphrey. Says he won't run as Democratic Senate candidate in 1970 or ask for Democratic Presidential nomination in 1972. May run as member of another party.
REPORTER: David Brinkley

(No Location Given) [MCCARTHY - intends to vote for Vice President Humphrey and urges others to do so. Says Humphrey's views on Vietnam, draft and Democratic Party reform fall short of his. His domestic program will be better for US. Arms race and military tension could be reduced under Vice President Intends to change Democratic Party procedures and speak out on issues.]
REPORTER: No reporter given

(Studio) Says he didn't endorse Vice President to get in Democratic Party's. good graces and not to condone incidents in Chicago. Won't run for any office as Democrat.
REPORTER: David Brinkley

Brinkley, David

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