NBC Evening News for Monday, Aug 21, 1972
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(Studio) Of 1348 voting delegates at Republican convention only 80-90 are black.
REPORTER: John Chancellor
(Miami Beach, Florida) Black delegates meet to discuss how to recruit more black votes for Nixon. [Julie Nixon EISENHOWER - says Nixon administration cares about blacks.] Black delegates challenge effectiveness of Nixon programs geared to minorities. [Virginia delegate John HANDY - says black community rightfully challenges Republican platform.] [Georgia delegate Dr. C. Clayton POWELL - says black communities don't get money for voter campaigns.] President cnsl. Robert Finch responds to complaints.
REPORTER: Steve Delaney
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