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NBC Evening News for Tuesday, Sep 23, 1975
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(Studio) Congress criticizes Ford's security and calls for handgun ban.
REPORTER: John Chancellor

(DC) Senator Joseph Montoya oversees Secret Service budget. [MONTOYA - says indications are Service didn't do proper follow-up.] [Senator Birch BAYH - says something wrong with system that can't detect 2 nuts and keep them from President] [Senator Henry JACKSON - asks why didn't they know Moore was dangerous.] Representative John Conyers Junior and others called for stricter gun controls. Senators Mike Mansfield and Hugh Scott ask President not to place his life in danger.
REPORTER: Catherine Mackin

(Studio) President candidates to get Secret Service protection October 1. Mansfield proposes coverage include Senators Edward Kennedy and Hubert H. Humphrey.
REPORTER: John Chancellor

Chancellor, John;
Mackin, Catherine

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