NBC Evening News for Tuesday, Mar 21, 1972
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(Studio) Senator Edmund Muskie fights in Illinois to regain status lost in Florida. Former Senator Eugene McCarthy is other Democratic candidate on Illinois ticket. Senator George McGovern works for delegates to Democratic Convention
REPORTER: John Chancellor
(Chicago, Illinois) The campaign for delegates is the important one in Illinois, with slates pledged to Muskie, McCarthy, and McGovern, and uncommitted slate to be controlled by Chicago Mayor Richard Daley, on ballot. Mayor Delay's power will be tested in Illinois Governor race when his candidate Paul Simon faces Daniel Walker. In Cook County state's attorney race, Delay candidate Raymond Berg faces incumbent Edward Hanrahan a independent Democrat Donald Moore.
REPORTER: Floyd Kalber