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Campaign 1976 / 6 Primaries / Ford / Reagan #488404

NBC Evening News for Tuesday, May 25, 1976
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(Studio) 6 president primaries held in OR, NV, ID, Arkansas, Tennessee and Kentucky. 179 Democrat and 17 6 Republican delegates at stake. 54 Democratic delegates at stake in Missouri party convs. With 13% of Republican primary vote in, President Ford has 52% lead over 45% for Ronald Reagan. With 10% of Kentucky Democratic vote in, Jimmy Carter has 52% of vote. Ellen McCormack has 15%; 14% for George Wallace and 11% for Representative Morris Udall. NBC poll in Tennessee shows more Republican support for Ford.
REPORTER: John Chancellor

(Studio) Ford campaigns in California.
REPORTER: David Brinkley

(Los Angeles, California) Ford defs. Secretary of State Henry Kissinger and administration foreign policy. [FORD - says nothing kept in secret from the public.]
REPORTER: Tom Brokaw

(San Jose, California) [FORD - says of course he'll ask Kissinger to continue as Secretary of State if he's elected president in November Hopes for more than 50% of vote in 6 primaries.] Ford returns to Washington, DC Wednesday Govt. officials may come to California and speak for Ford due to limits on campaign spending.
REPORTER: Tom Brokaw

(Studio) Reagan staff predicts victory in 3 or 4 of 6 primaries.
REPORTER: David Brinkley

Brinkley, David;
Brokaw, Tom;
Chancellor, John

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