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Campaign 1976 / Carter / Ford #490303

NBC Evening News for Tuesday, Sep 07, 1976
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(Studio) Jimmy Carter campaigns in New York City and Philadelphia; talks about American family, city problems, and says he'd have fired FBI Director Clarence Kelley for using federal money to decorate house President Ford signs 2 bills in Rose Garden. 1 for federal money for day care centers; other providing compensation for victims of Teton Dam collapse.
REPORTER: David Brinkley

(DC) Ford uses 2 signings as opportunity to defend use of veto power. [FORD - says this day care center funds bill better than 1st because veto exerted balancing influence on 1st to bring compromise.] At news conference Ford speaks of Vietnam release of names of 12 American MIAs. [FORD - says normalization of US-Vietnam relations can't begin until Vietnam accounts for all MIAs.] Day's schedule example of Ford campaign strategy.
REPORTER: Marilyn Berger

Berger, Marilyn;
Brinkley, David

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