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Carter / Poll #251714

CBS Evening News for Thursday, Apr 28, 1977
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(Studio) CBS "News-New York Times" poll recently completed with regard to President Carter's popularity and initial reaction to energy plan.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(NYC) poll results noted; Carter's popularity after lst 100 days in office compared to that of Kennedy, Johnson, Nixon and Ford. Aides believe test will be Carter's selling job with regard to real energy shortage. (Film of energy speech to public, April 18, shown.) [CARTER - says energy crisis will test people, Congress and president] Poll results with regard to energy crisis cited; other questions with regard to Carter's performance, include foreign policy. (Film shown.) [CARTER - says comments with regard to USSR treatment of dissidents isn't public relations attack on Sovs.] Results with regard to USSR relations, Mid East peace and congress relations noted.
REPORTER: Bob Schieffer

Cronkite, Walter;
Schieffer, Bob

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