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Election 1968 / Cong. #440950

NBC Evening News for Wednesday, Nov 06, 1968
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(Studio) Returns from California Senate race shown. Iowa Governor Harold Hughes defeats David Stanley for Senate Democrats retain Senator control 58-42. Connecticut Senator Abraham Ribicoff defs. his seat against Edward May, Junior South Dakota Senator George McGovern reelected. Senators Frank Church and J. William Fulbright retain their seats. Senator John Gilligan beaten by Ohio Attorney General William Saxbe.
REPORTER: Sander Vanocur

(Cincinnati, Ohio) [GILLIGAN - thanks his supporters and workers. Will abide by verdict; believes in democrat No regrets. Said what he believed and vice-versa.]
REPORTER: No reporter given

(Studio) Report on House races.
REPORTER: Sander Vanocur

(Studio) Democrats control House Representative Frances Bolton defeated. Adam Clayton Powell reelected. Black woman, Shirley Chisholm, elected.
REPORTER: Edwin Newman

Newman, Edwin;
Vanocur, Sander

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