NBC Evening News for Monday, Aug 21, 1972
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(Studio) Rule governing delegate selection for 1976 convention may lead to floor fight. Conservatives, small states battle liberals, large states for future power. Rules committee works on compromise at Eden Roc Hotel.
REPORTER: John Chancellor
(Miami Beach, Florida) Present formula maintains present balance of power for next convention Liberals try to modify plan, but conservatives control rules committee Liberals may have to take issue to floor of convention Quotas (for women, blacks, youth, etc.) opposed by committee
REPORTER: Tom Pettit
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