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Campaign `72 / Republican Party Reform; Agnew #466034

NBC Evening News for Tuesday, Aug 08, 1972
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(Studio) 4 liberal Republican Bans., Percy, Mathias, Packwood, and Javits, call for reforms in Republican party structure and convention procedures. Call for more representative of woman, minorities, and youth. Vice President Agnew opposes reforms involving quota systems.
REPORTER: John Chancellor

(Los Angeles, California) Says principal issues of campaign will be Vietnam war and econ. Says McGovern has made great progress in his party and should not be underrated. Recalls 1948 Republican complacency over Dewey candidacy and subsequent reelection of Truman. Agnew pleased to be able to campaign only on issues this time.]
REPORTER: Ron Nessen

Reporter(s):
Chancellor, John;
Nessen, Ron
Duration:
00:03:20

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