1972 McGovern Acceptance Speech
At the 1972 Democratic National Convention, Mr. McGovern delivered his acceptance speech as the Democratic presidential… read more
At the 1972 Democratic National Convention, Mr. McGovern delivered
his acceptance speech as the Democratic presidential nominee. At the convention his speech was delayed for several hours as the party fought over the platform. He eventually accepted the nomination around 2 a.m.
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*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.
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- George S. McGovern U.S. Senator [D] South Dakota
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