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Ford-Carter Debates / Campaign 1976 #247872

CBS Evening News for Wednesday, Sep 01, 1976
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(Studio) Basics for debates confirmed.
REPORTER: Roger Mudd

(DC) League of Women Voters to be sponsor. Schedule of 4 given. 1 debate to be between Walter Mondale and Robert Dole. 1st debate to concern domestic issues, include economy; 2nd to concern foreign policy; 3rd between Vice President candidates; 4th open to all subjects. [Gerald FORD - is pleased with arrangement.] [League of Women Voters Rita HAUSER - not worried that debates do not include other candidates.] Eugene McCarthy and Lester Maddox to try court action to stop debates, unless they are include also.
REPORTER: Marya McLaughlin

(Studio) Jimmy Carter quoted as pleased with debates.
REPORTER: Roger Mudd

McLaughlin, Marya;
Mudd, Roger

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