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Ford Confirmation #468539

NBC Evening News for Thursday, Dec 06, 1973
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(Studio) Ford confirmed by Senator and House under 25th Amendment to Const. Lively debate shown in House over Ford confirmation.
REPORTER: John Chancellor

(Capitol Hill) House mood boisterous. Representatives Clarence Long, Peter Rodino react to Ford. Ford won't criticize President publicly for handling Watergate, but intends to advise President privately.
REPORTER: Ron Nessen; No artist given

(White House) Ford confirmation to encourage Nixon's critics to discuss resignation and impeachment more openly. White House advisers Melvin Laird and Bryce Harlow expected to leave White House with Ford in place.
REPORTER: Tom Brokaw

Brokaw, Tom;
Chancellor, John;
Nessen, Ron

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