NBC Evening News for Tuesday, Aug 27, 1968
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(Convention Hall) California delegation brings 3 candidates together.
REPORTER: David Brinkley
(Chicago, Illinois) [Senator Eugene MCCARTHY - says Texas case clear enough. Have complaint of Minnesota delegation. Point at which dissent cut off and invoke unit-rule should come at National Convention Ought to bring Democratic viewpoint to final decision point where major vote brought in. ] [Vice President Hubert H. HUMPHREY - says committee in good hands of Governor Hughes. Says he would have supported major view with regard to Texas delegates. Feel both Georgia delegations should be seated, with loyalty oath and votes split.] [Senator George MCGOVERN - asks how 1 can call for more representative South Vietnam government and deny it to delegations here.]
REPORTER: No reporter given