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Canal Treaty Debate #498639

NBC Evening News for Wednesday, Apr 05, 1978
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(Studio) Upcoming Canal treaty vote reported Senator rejection of amendment that would have required House to vote on approval noted.
REPORTER: John Chancellor

(DC) Details given with regard to Senator debate on amendment. Audio tape played. [Senator Orrin HATCH - states support for amendment.] [Senator Robert BYRD - states opposition to amendment.] Byrd's meeting with Senators Howard Baker and Jesse Helms with regard to time for vote on 2nd part of treaty noted; vote to be on April 18.
REPORTER: Jessica Savitch Unsigned Sketches

(Studio) Admin. decision to delay sending proposal for plane sales to Egypt, Saudi Arabia and Israel till after Canal treaty vote reported.
REPORTER: John Chancellor

Reporter(s):
Chancellor, John;
Savitch, Jessica
Duration:
00:02:10

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