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Campaign `78 / Massachusetts Primary / Brooke #500692

NBC Evening News for Tuesday, Sep 19, 1978
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(Studio) Problems facing Senator Edward Brooke in winning renomination to Senator from Massachusetts outlined.
REPORTER: David Brinkley

(Boston, Massachusetts) Details about Brooke's campaign given; his family problems noted and issues on which he differs with opposition, television personality Avi Nelson, outlined. [BROOKE - discusses personal problems with voters.] [NELSON - talks with potential voters.] "Boston Globe's" report on Nelson's questionable involvement in now-defunct firm owned by wife detailed. Attempts of both Republican candidates to get Democrats into their camps, in places like South Boston and Harvard Square, mentioned.
REPORTER: Lee McCarthy

Brinkley, David;
McCarthy, Lee

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