NBC Evening News for Thursday, May 07, 1970
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(Studio) Nixon and 8 college President meet at White House; Nixon vows end to admin's. hostile and critical statements with regard to students; University admins. reported anger created by government remarks, especially Agnew's.
REPORTER: David Brinkley
(DC) [Harvard President Nathan PUSEY - reports on President conf.; urged attention for campus crises.] [Former Director President Office of Students and Youth Anthony MOFFETT - denounces government as ignoring youth and sanctioning repressive action.] Students swarm around Capitol Hill. [Senator Hugh SCOTT - discusses great polarization in US; asks youth to trust his sincerity.] Students feel threatened by execs. [Senator Charles MATHIAS - cites Clement Haynsworth's and G. Harrold Carswell's rejections as checks and balances proof.] Not just fringe students upset; all are.
REPORTER: John Chancellor