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Campaign `72 / Nebraska Primary #464447

NBC Evening News for Monday, May 08, 1972
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(Studio) West Virginia and Nebraska primaries set for tomorrow. In West Virginia, Humphrey runs against Wallace; in Nebraska, Humphrey faces McGovern.
REPORTER: Garrick Utley

(Seward, Nebraska) Senator George McGovern seems at home in small towns of Nebraska. Catholic newspaper accuses McGovern of favoring abortion law. He denies it. Omaha blue-collar workers read paper. McGovern counters Omaha reaction by campaigning in small towns. (Omaha, Nebraska) Omaha is pretty much taken with Senator Hubert Humphrey. State Democrat ldrs, AFL-CIO, black groups support him. He concedes he's the underdog and says losing won't be a serious blow.
REPORTER: Fred Briggs

Briggs, Fred;
Utley, Garrick

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