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NCPAC #514742

NBC Evening News for Saturday, Dec 26, 1981
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(Studio) Report introduced
REPORTER: Jessica Savitch

(DC) National Conservative Political Action Committee (NCPAC) reported suing 6 Democratic cands. for keeping their television commercials off the air; details given, films shown. [NCPAC president Terry DOLAN - states case.] NCPAC campaigns. against Birch Bayh, George McGovern, Frank Church, John Culver described; TV commercial against Birch Bayh shown. Targeted Democrats for next election noted trying to keep NCPAC off the air. [DOLAN - comments.] [Senator John MELCHER - claims ads inaccurate.] Ad against Melcher shown. [Owner KTVQ Joe SAMPLE - explains why station refused to run ads.] NCPAC reaction given. Federal Communications Commission ruling outlined. Commercial against Edward Kennedy shown; reaction of stations given; Democratic strategy detailed.

Bode, Ken;
Savitch, Jessica

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