NBC Evening News for Thursday, Sep 18, 1969
View other clips in this broadcast →
Material supplied by VTNA may be used for educational analysis or research only. Any editing, reproduction, publication, rebroadcast, public showing or public display may be prohibited by copyright laws. For any such use, please visit NBC NEWS Archives XPRESS.
(Studio) House votes by 2/3 major to end electoral college and have direct popular vote for President Needs to pass in Sen, and 3/4 of states,
REPORTER: David Brinkley
(DC) Opposition from point of Senator and smaller states. Representative Emanuel Celler steers bill through House George Wallace in point responsible since his votes in 1968 election nearly threw election to House
REPORTER: John Chancellor
Note to sponsor members: The Vanderbilt Television News Archive video player requires a modern operating system and browser to work properly. If you are experiencing playback problems, check the minimum requirements and adjust your setup accordingly. After adjustments, if you continue to experience problems, please contact us.
Welcome! Above is the abstract of the item that you're interested in viewing from the Vanderbilt Television News Archive's collection. You have three options if you'd like to view this item:
If you believe that you are associated with a sponsoring college or university and have received this message in error, please let us know.