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Nixon / Republican Gov. Convention #441397

NBC Evening News for Friday, Dec 06, 1968
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(Studio) Nixon in California, meeting Republican govs. Announces Cabinet choice.
REPORTER: Chet Huntley

(Los Angeles, California) At fund raiser for Catholic hospital, Lieutenant Governor Robert Finch. Mentioned in with regard to Secretary HEW. [Toastmaster David MARONEY - intros Finch. Makes Department of Health, Education and Welfare joke.] [NIXON - calls Finch "secretary"]
REPORTER: Herbert Kaplow

(Palm Springs, California) Nixon and daughter Tricia meet with Republican govs. John Volpe to be Secretary Trans. State Department man said to be Secretary of State. Tries to select Negro to be Secretary HUD. Cabinet to be announced next week
REPORTER: Herbert Kaplow

(Studio) Nixon to address Republican Govs. Conf. tonight.
REPORTER: Chet Huntley

(Palm Springs, California) Ronald Reagan mounts horse. Florida's Claude Kirk noted not in white hat. George Romney mentioned as Secretary Commerce. Nelson Rockefeller also said under consideration. Govs. set out for horseback ride. Party shown. Vice President Spiro Agnew noted. All smile in Palm Spgs. Nixon to speak tonight. Bob Hope, Dinah Shore to entertain. Nelson Rockefeller raises questions with regard to medical insurance and welfare. Response slight. May be wish to turn from reality. When will holiday end?
REPORTER: Sander Vanocur

Huntley, Chet;
Kaplow, Herbert;
Vanocur, Sander

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