NBC Evening News for Wednesday, Jul 26, 1972
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(Studio) President Nixon may not actively campaign until 3 weeks before November elections, according to aides.
REPORTER: John Chancellor
(White House) White House affords Nixon opportunity to make political points without appearing to be partisan. In move to win Jewish vote, he speaks by telephone to Israeli P. Min. Golda Meir to mark inauguration of satellite ground station in Israel. [NIXON - pledges continued efforts toward just peace in Mideast.] Singer Johnny Cash appears with President after testifying on Capitol Hill about prison reform. Nixon indicts Democrat-controlled Congress for overspending. [President assistant John EHRLICHMAN - criticizes Congress for overstepping federal budget.]
REPORTER: Richard Valeriani