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Campaign `72 / Demo. Credentials Committee #464811

NBC Evening News for Wednesday, Jun 28, 1972
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(Studio) Democratic credentials committee conforms to party reform rules.
REPORTER: John Chancellor

(DC) Challengers claim 4 white Georgia delegates elected because voting arrangements discriminated against blacks. Committee unseats 2 delegates, replacing them with blacks. Committee doubles number at large Georgia delegation to increase representative of blacks. McGovern aides back challenge in 1st show of strength in credentials committee [Credentials committee chairperson, Mrs. Patricia HARRIS - announces passage of motion.] Challenge to McGovern's 271 California delegates upcoming.
REPORTER: Garrick Utley

(Studio) Challenge to 58 Illinois delegation led by Chicago Mayor Richard Daley will be heard Friday
REPORTER: Douglas Kiker

(DC) Daley testifies before House subcommittee He appears confident he will retain seat at convention with McGovern's help, or he can deny McGovern Illinois vote in November McGovern aide Frank Mankiewicz meets with Daley, then with his challenger, William Singer. Both consider matter not uncompromisable.
REPORTER: Douglas Kiker

Chancellor, John;
Kiker, Douglas;
Utley, Garrick

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