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(Studio) President AFL-CIO George Meany says Representative Richard H. Poff racist and will oppose nomination to Supreme Court
REPORTER: John Chancellor
(DC) Labor and civil rights groups oppose Poff for post. [Groups' attorney Joseph L. RAUH - says groups oppose nomination due to his opposing civil rights bills. Senator Birch Bayh likely to take over.] [BAYH - says Poff signed Southern Manifest in 1950s; wants to see if he's changed his mind.] Bayh has 20 studying Poff. American Bar Association approval dubious due to lack of bench and legal practice.
REPORTER: Carl Stern
- Chancellor, John;
- Stern, Carl
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