NBC Evening News for Thursday, May 22, 1975
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(Studio) 76 members of Send. send letter to President Ford; they won't accept any reduction in economy and military aid to Israel.
REPORTER: John Chancellor
(DC) Senator Mike Mansfield rebukes Senators' letter. [Senator Birch BAYH - thinks many Congmen. feel strongly about United States commitment to Israel.] [Senator Lowell WEICKER - says original American commitment had nothing to do with cold war on S.E. Asia.] [Senator Charles PERCY - criticizes letter. Believes American shouldn't tilt too far either way if Mid. E. peace to be found.] Apparent reason for letter discussed.
REPORTER: Catherine Mackin
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