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Campaign `80 / Florida Straw Vote #261132

CBS Evening News for Friday, Nov 16, 1979
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(Studio) Democratic party reported unanimously approving early primary elecs. for Massachusetts and allowing Maine to hold party caucus in February reported; significance to Senator Edward Kennedy's campaign noted. Iowa, Minnesota and New Hampshire said also selecting delegates earlier than anticipated. Florida straw vote this wkend. outlined.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(Orlando, Florida) Cands.' efforts at Florida Republican convention examined; films shown. [George BUSH, Ronald REAGAN, John CONNALLY - campaign] Details of affair given. [Reagan campaign spokesperson Paul MANAFORT - pushes his cand.] [Connally campaign spokesperson Don BREWER - says they're looking for 2nd place win.] Standing of cands. among delegates, according to CBS News poll, listed on screen.
REPORTER: Bruce Morton

Cronkite, Walter;
Morton, Bruce

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