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Foreign Policy Criticism / Kissinger / Reactions #487420

NBC Evening News for Thursday, Mar 11, 1976
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(Studio) Secretary of State Henry Kissinger makes political speech.
REPORTER: John Chancellor

(Boston, Massachusetts) Kissinger challenges foreign policy critics. [KISSINGER - says complex realities can't be dissolved by nostalgic simplicity. Asks what concrete proposals critics have. Asks for details from foreign policy critics.] Kissinger likely to become more of campaign target due to speech.
REPORTER: Richard Valeriani

(Studio) Ronald Reagan asked about Kissinger's charges.
REPORTER: John Chancellor

(Madison, WI) [REAGAN - says doesn't agree with Kissinger. For. policy no longer based on strength. Kissinger in past hasn't told American people enough about situation.]
REPORTER: No reporter given

(DC) [Senator Henry JACKSON - says 1st time that Secretary of State has taken to (pol.) stump. Secretary States are usually out of pols. Kissinger has no bus. in partisanship.]
REPORTER: No reporter given

(Studio) In Illinois, President Ford says Secretary of State who's achieved peace should be complimented, not criticized.
REPORTER: John Chancellor

Chancellor, John;
Valeriani, Richard

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