NBC Evening News for Tuesday, Sep 05, 1972
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(Studio) President Nixon, Senator McGovern campaign on West Coast.
REPORTER: John Chancellor
(San Francisco, California) Nixon meets with Citizens Advisory Committee on Envtl. Quality. Secretary Interior Rogers Morton greets him. He has proposed Golden Gate national recreation area, or Gateway West. Criticizes Democratic Congress for not acting on envtl. proposals.
REPORTER: Richard Valeriani
(Seattle, WA) [McGOVERN - criticizes unemployment and slow government response to hunger caused by administration policies.] Tours volunteer food distribution ctr. for those who have exhausted unemployment benefits but don't qualify for welfare. (Portland, OR) McGovern visits Gresham Recreational Center for senior citizens. Greets elderly as group of senior citizens plays home instruments.
REPORTER: Gordon Graham