NBC Evening News for Thursday, May 20, 1976
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(Studio) President Ford considers ways to limit school busing for desegregation. Attorney General Edward Levi to decide if Boston busing should be used in legal attempt to get new Supreme Court guidelines.
REPORTER: John Chancellor
(DC) Ford tells Kentucky reporters he's studying 3 alts. to busing. Levi has not reached decision with regard to Boston busing as test case. Ford and Levi to review situation Friday Congress black caucus meets with Levi. [Representative Yvonne BURKE - says using Boston as test case could have devastating effect on nation] Ford tells reporters that Louisville, Kentucky, could be the test case. Kentucky primary is Tuesday White House representatives say focus on busing unrelated to pols.
REPORTER: Tom Brokaw