NBC Evening News for Monday, Mar 13, 1972
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(Studio) Senators Mike Mansfield and George Aiken propose replacing state president primaries with national primary via Constitution amendment. Mansfield, speaking of Florida primary, says it appears winter hdqtrs of Barnum and Bailey have failed to close on schedule this year
REPORTER: John Chancellor
(DC) [AIKEN - says present system is not workable; that nation-wide primary would be more efficient and less devastating.]
(Studio) Too much money spent on state campaigns. Results of Florida primary will be known tomorrow.
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