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NBC Evening News for Tuesday, Jul 18, 1978
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(Studio) House Judiciary Committee vote to extend ERA ratification time reported; details given.
REPORTER: David Brinkley

(DC) Today's vote noted as crucial by ERA supporters; film shown. Congmen. backing extension quoted. [Representative Elizabeth HOLTZMAN - speaks in support of ERA.] Opposing committee members quoted. [Representative Sam HALL - speaks against ERA extension.] Role of Harold Sawyer in committee vote detailed. [Representative Harold SAWYER - comments on way he will vote.] Details of extension compromise given. Problems in upcoming Senate vote noted; Senator Robert Byrd quoted.
REPORTER: Chris Wallace

Reporter(s):
Brinkley, David;
Wallace, Chris
Duration:
00:02:10

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