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Campaign 1976 / Pennsylvania Primary / Poll #488032

NBC Evening News for Monday, Apr 26, 1976
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(Philadelphia, Pennsylvania) President Ford unopposed in Pennsylvania. 178 Democrat delegate votes are at stake.
REPORTER: John Chancellor

(Philadelphia, Pennsylvania) Jimmy Carter shown campaigning. He claims he's opposed by mass labor organization and political bosses. Carter portrays self as man of the people. Visits Liberty Bell. [CARTER - says future can be decided by ballots or be horse-traded in back room.] He revels in his role of underdog.
REPORTER: Don Oliver

(Philadelphia, Pennsylvania) Carter and Representative Morris Udall haven't received number of labor endorsements that Senator Henry Jackson has. Ques. is: will endorsements help?
REPORTER: John Chancellor

(Harrisburg, Pennsylvania) Jackson visits coal mine. Some of Jackson's endorsements come from union leaders who are for Senator Hubert H. Humphrey.
REPORTER: Bob Jamieson

(Philadelphia, Pennsylvania) Jackson needs big vote turned out by Mayor Frank Rizzo and political establishment. Jackson feels he'll win major of delegates but not sure about beauty contest.
REPORTER: Bob Jamieson

(Philadelphia, Pennsylvania) NBC poll shows that Udall has done better than Jackson and Carter in past 2 weeks in picking up Pennsylvania support. Some Udall support given by blacks disillusioned by Carter's "ethnic purity" remark. Carter still has most black support and runs strongly in all Pennsylvania groups. Mbrs. of labor unions don't regard labor leaders' endorsements as important. More reports on Pennsylvania primary to come.
REPORTER: John Chancellor

Chancellor, John;
Jamieson, Bob;
Oliver, Don

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