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Anti-Ballistic Missile / Ford / Mansfield #445341

NBC Evening News for Tuesday, Apr 29, 1969
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(Studio) 2/3 of tax income spent on military Accounts for major being opposed to ABM. Admin. starts counterattack.
REPORTER: David Brinkley

(DC) Republican Congress ldrs meet with Nixon. [Representative Gerald FORD - notes opposition to several forms of defense Asks does opposition want to unilaterally disarm United States despite USSR threat. United States capability eroded.] Sen Everett Dirksen doesn't go along with Ford's assertion. Senator Mike Mansfield says knows no one who wants to unilaterally disarm US.
REPORTER: John Chancellor

(Studio) Mansfield thinks would be nice if question could be settled on merits, not political and emotions.
REPORTER: David Brinkley

Reporter(s):
Brinkley, David;
Chancellor, John
Duration:
00:03:20

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