NBC Evening News for Friday, Mar 10, 1972
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(Studio) Rap. Paul McCloskey, who challenged President Nixon in New Hampshire primary on Vietnam War and truth in government, withdraws from race.
REPORTER: John Chancellor
(Menlo Perk, California) Deeply in debt from New Hampshire race, McCloskey withdraws to run for reelection as Representative from California. [MCCLOSKEY - says goal achieved in New Hampshire. Shown that substantial number Republicans oppose continuation of bombing in SE Asia. Will not withdraw name from states where already on ballot, as symbolic protest.]
REPORTER: Don Oliver
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