NBC Evening News for Tuesday, Jul 01, 1969
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(Studio) Change in 3 votes would have defeated surtax extension. 1 Republican says he was pressured to vote yes or else federal money for his district would be taken away.
REPORTER: David Brinkley
(DC) [Representative William SCOTT - says approached and told project in district, Salem River Dam, wouldn't be approved if he voted no. Told person he'd vote against it.] Votes switched back and forth at House Charged and denied that Chicago Mayor Richard Daley switched Illinois delegation votes.
REPORTER: John Chancellor
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