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Special Cong. Election / Ohio / California #475915

NBC Evening News for Monday, Mar 04, 1974
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(Studio) Special congress election to be held in California to replace Representative Chas. Teague. Special election also scheduled in Ohio.
REPORTER: John Chancellor

(Cincinnati, Ohio) Ohio's 1st district strongly Republican, but Republicans running scared because of Democrat wins in Pennsylvania and Michigan. Democrat Thomas Luken attacks President during campaign. Republican Willis Gradison begins to separate himself from Nixon without deserting Republican party [LUKEN - verbally attacks President] [GRADISON - disagrees with Nixon's handling of Watergate.] Senator Chas. Percy, Elliot Richardson, and Vice President Gerald Ford help campaign for Gradison; Senators Henry Jackson and Edmund Muskie support Luken.
REPORTER: Jack Paxton

Chancellor, John;
Paxton, Jack

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