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NBC Evening News for Tuesday, Aug 06, 1974
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(Studio) Senator reaction to President bad. NBC's Tom Brokaw learns Senator Barry Goldwater called for President' resignation. Goldwater spokesperson denies Goldwater planning to ask Nixon to resign. Senator Robert Griffin leans toward legislature to give President immunity from criminal prosecution if he resigns.
REPORTER: John Chancellor

(DC) President' case in Senate in critical condition Goldwater's remarks outlined. Senator John Tower believes majority of Senator favors President' resignation. [TOWER - thinks Republicans should communicate mood to President] [Senator George AIKEN - says Capitol Hill would be greatly relieved if President resigned.] Senator Robert Byrd reacts to impeachment trial.
REPORTER: Catherine Mackin

Chancellor, John;
Mackin, Catherine

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