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    SENATOR EDWARD KENNEDY, MASSACHUSETTS DEMOCRAT, SAEEE SAID LAST NIGHT (MAY 4TH) THAT THE WATERGATE BUGGING SCANDAL NOW PRESENTS THE UNITED STATES WITH THE TAKE TASK OF SALVAGING +THE COUNTRY'S HONOUR FROM THE WRECKAGE OF LEADERSHIP IN THE EXECUTIVE BRANCH OF THE GOVERNMENT+.

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    SENATOR EDWARD KENNEDY, MASSACHUSETTS DEMOCRAT, SAEEE SAID LAST NIGHT (MAY 4TH) THAT THE WATERGATE BUGGING SCANDAL NOW PRESENTS THE UNITED STATES WITH THE TAKE TASK OF SALVAGING +THE COUNTRY'S HONOUR FROM THE WRECKAGE OF LEADERSHIP IN THE EXECUTIVE BRANCH OF THE GOVERNMENT+. KENNEDY SPEAKING AT THE AMEERIEEE AMERICAN SOCIETY OF NEWSPAPER EDITORS CONVENTION IN WASHINGTON, SAPD THAT +WHATEVER TRIALS THE FUTURE MAY BRING THE ONE THAT MATTERS MOST IS THE TRIAL OF AMERICAN HERSELF IN THE EYES OF OUR COUNTRY AND THE WORLD.+ HE SAID THAT MANY FOREIGN JOURNALISTS HAD POINTED OUT THAT +IF WATERGATE HAD HAPPENED TO A NATION WITH A PARLIAMENTARY SYSTEM OF DEMOCRACY LIKE THEIR OWN, THE GOVERNMENT WOULD HAVE FALLEN. KENNEDY ALSO SAID THAT THE REAL TEST NOW IS WHETHER THE NIXON GOVERNMENT CAN SURVIVE THREE YEARS. KENNEDY SAID HE WAS CONFIDENT THAT THE PRESIDENCY ITSELF WOULD SURVIVE +THIS TRAUMATIC NATIONAL TRAGEDY.+

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    Film ID:
    VLVA9MSW7A5X4Y0O9XALXPR2I4WVS
    Media URN:
    VLVA9MSW7A5X4Y0O9XALXPR2I4WVS
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    04/05/1973
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:00:52:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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